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This chart compares the price performance of Hard Drives is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and pricing pulled from various retailers. Benchmark results and pricing is reviewed daily. The chart below compares Hard Drive value (performance / price) using the lowest price from our affiliates. Higher results in the chart represent better value in terms of more performance per dollar. Two charts below (currently on-sale and all-time value) displays the top Hard Drives in terms of value.

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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
Top 50 Available Price Performance Drives - Updated 20th of April 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Crucial MX500 500GB CT500MX500SSD4
497.10
$10.00
Samsung SM961 256GB NVMe
318.65
$49.48
Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
290.51
$51.94
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
248.70
$59.34
Samsung PM961 128GB NVMe
228.09
$53.32
WD Black NVMe 500GB
213.63
$97.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
185.37
$86.99
Samsung SM961 128GB NVMe
181.23
$69.95
Intel SSD 760p 256GB
175.93
$69.54
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
170.94
$126.45
CT500P1SSD8
152.09
$69.99
ADATA SU800 M.2 SSD 128GB
150.62
$24.99
Samsung SM961 512GB NVMe
142.14
$119.97
CT120BX500SSD1
137.20
$21.99
Intel SSD 660p 512GB
135.22
$75.66
Intel SSD 760p 512GB
135.10
$118.66
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
131.91
$167.40
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
131.63
$145.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
130.56
$113.59
KINGSTON SUV400S37 120G
127.75
$18.99
SAMSUNG MZFLV256HCHP-000MV
123.38
$49.99
ADATA SU650
121.25
$24.89
CT120BX300SSD1
120.90
$30.00
Mushkin Pilot 1TB MKNSSDPL1TB-D8
119.84
$139.99
Intel SSD Pro 7600p Series 512GB
115.47
$137.95
ADATA SU800 SSD 128GB
112.07
$29.99
Intel SSD Pro 6000p 256GB
109.99
$69.99
CT240BX500SSD1
109.37
$29.99
WD Black NVMe 1TB
107.73
$205.79
Samsung PM981 1TB NVMe
105.66
$199.00
SanDisk X400
105.10
$40.00
Patriot Burst
100.20
$29.99
Intel DC P3700 400GB NVMe
97.17
$119.95
Intel SSD Pro 2500 120GB
95.73
$75.00
SanDisk X600 M.2 2280 128GB
95.68
$42.63
WDC WDS120G2G0B
95.25
$26.97
CT1000P1SSD8
94.95
$128.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
93.40
$143.99
SanDisk SD8SB8U-128G-1006
92.55
$40.13
Intel SSD 760p 128GB
92.32
$80.22
SAMSUNG MZNLN128HAHQ-000L1
91.82
$52.21
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
91.77
$193.00
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
91.72
$247.99
XPG GAMMIX S11 Pro
91.25
$179.99
CT250MX500SSD4
90.96
$49.87
SAMSUNG MZYTY128HDHP-000L2
89.41
$40.62
Intel SSD 760P 1TB
88.99
$189.99
WD Black NVMe 256GB
88.90
$68.58
Intel Optane 900P 280GB
87.80
$254.99
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
87.18
$47.99
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
Up to 128 GB - Updated 20th of April 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung PM961 128GB NVMe
228.09
$53.32
Samsung SM961 128GB NVMe
181.23
$69.95
ADATA SU800 M.2 SSD 128GB
150.62
$24.99
CT120BX500SSD1
137.20
$21.99
KINGSTON SUV400S37 120G
127.75
$18.99
ADATA SU650
121.25
$24.89
CT120BX300SSD1
120.90
$30.00
Samsung SM951 128GB NVMe
112.43
$86.99*
ADATA SU800 SSD 128GB
112.07
$29.99
SanDisk X400
105.10
$40.00
SAMSUNG 128GB MZ7PA128HMCD
103.55
$15.79*
Intel SSD Pro 2500 120GB
95.73
$75.00
SanDisk X600 M.2 2280 128GB
95.68
$42.63
WDC WDS120G2G0B
95.25
$26.97
SanDisk SD8SB8U-128G-1006
92.55
$40.13
Intel SSD 760p 128GB
92.32
$80.22
SAMSUNG MZNLN128HAHQ-000L1
91.82
$52.21
SAMSUNG MZYTY128HDHP-000L2
89.41
$40.62
SAMSUNG MZNLN128HAHQ-00000
86.47
$52.40
THNSN5128GPUK TOSHIBA
85.58
$59.99
Radeon R3 SSD R3SL120G
83.87
$39.99*
FORESEE 64GB SSD
83.83
$28.95*
MZMPC032HBCD-00000
81.90
$21.00*
SanDisk SD9SN8W-128G-1006
77.95
$52.10
WDC WDS120G2G0A
77.81
$25.69
MZMPC032HBCD-000H1
76.47
$23.80
Samsung SM951 M.2 128GB AHCI
76.34
$116.95*
SanDisk SSD PLUS 120GB
76.33
$24.84
SAMSUNG MZNTY128HDHP-000L2
76.15
$51.96
KingDian S200 120GB
75.49
$31.99*
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 120GB mSATA
75.20
$49.95
SAMSUNG MZNTY128HDHP-000H1
73.53
$51.76
SanDisk SD8SN8U-128G-1006
71.54
$50.32
SAMSUNG 32GB MZMPC032HBCD
70.35
$24.25
SAMSUNG MZNTY128HDHP-00000
70.13
$51.90
SAMSUNG SSD PM871 M.2 2280 128GB
69.72
$39.99*
SAMSUNG MZ7LN128HCHP-000H1
69.40
$40.39
KINGSTON SMS151S324G
68.60
$18.44
SanDisk SD7SN6S-128G
68.03
$54.99
SAMSUNG MZMTE128HMGR-000MV
67.49
$35.99*
Intel Optane SSD 800P 118GB
67.16
$149.99
SAMSUNG MZ7TE128HMGR-000L1
66.43
$33.99*
Samsung SSD 850 120GB
66.06
$61.99
SAMSUNG MZ7PC128HAFU-000H1
65.28
$44.99*
WDC WD3200AVJS
63.76
$9.99*
SAMSUNG128GB MZ7PC128HAFU
62.49
$48.95*
Patriot Blast 120GB
61.97
$49.99
Samsung SSD 650 120GB
61.81
$49.99*
SAMSUNG MZYTE128HMGR-000L2
61.58
$40.01
SAMSUNG MZVLV128HCGR-00000
60.29
$63.00*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
128 GB to 256 GB - Updated 20th of April 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Samsung SM961 256GB NVMe
318.65
$49.48
Samsung PM981 256GB NVMe
290.51
$51.94
Samsung PM961 256GB NVMe
248.70
$59.34
Mushkin Pilot 250GB MKNSSDPL250GB-D8
200.98
$62.02*
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 250GB
185.37
$86.99
Intel SSD 760p 256GB
175.93
$69.54
ADATA SU800 SSD 256GB
138.51
$27.99*
XPG GAMMIX S11 240GB
136.68
$104.99*
SAMSUNG MZFLV256HCHP-000MV
123.38
$49.99
Mushkin Triactor 240GB MKNSSDTR240GB
115.74
$29.99*
Intel SSD Pro 6000p 256GB
109.99
$69.99
CT240BX500SSD1
109.37
$29.99
Patriot Burst
100.20
$29.99
CT240BX300SSD1
94.96
$41.10*
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 250GB
93.40
$143.99
XPG GAMMIX S11 Pro
91.25
$179.99
CT250MX500SSD4
90.96
$49.87
SanDisk A400 NVMe 256GB
89.25
$75.00*
SanDisk Ultra 240GB
89.08
$49.99*
WD Black NVMe 256GB
88.90
$68.58
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
87.18
$47.99
CT250MX500SSD1
87.11
$49.95
SanDisk SSD U100
86.45
$16.38
Intel SSD Pro 2500 240GB M.2
85.58
$49.99
Intel SSD 545s 256GB M.2
81.50
$47.99
Intel SSD DC P3100 256GB
80.02
$105.00
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 256GB NVMe
76.26
$139.99
WDC WDS240G1G0B
74.81
$42.71
Mushkin Source 250GB MKNSSDSR250GB
74.10
$36.99
Intel 600p Series 256GB
72.71
$99.99
Patriot Mac Series XT 240GB
71.42
$56.27*
Corsair Force
70.97
$46.99
Crucial CT250MX200SSD1
69.37
$50.14
Intel SSD Pro 1500 180GB
68.18
$50.03
Intel SSD Pro 1500 240GB
66.97
$58.55
Intel SSD 320 160GB 9.5mm
64.99
$24.99*
ADATA XPG SX8000 256GB
64.87
$129.99*
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250GB
64.15
$67.55
Samsung SSD 850 EVO mSATA 250GB
61.90
$62.99
SanDisk SD6PP4M-256G-1006
61.56
$75.32
SAMSUNG MZNLN256HCHP-00000
61.25
$56.00*
ADATA SU900
60.16
$62.83
TOSHIBA THNSNS240GBSP
60.10
$49.95
Samsung PM951 256GB NVMe
59.99
$99.95*
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 250GB
57.77
$73.40
TEAM L3 EVO SSD 240GB
57.10
$57.99*
Mushkin Triactor 250GB MKNSSDTR250GB
56.28
$68.99
SAMSUNG MZNLN256HMHQ-00000
56.18
$83.56
Samsung SSD 860 PRO 256GB
55.83
$84.00
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB
55.49
$69.99
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
256 GB to 512 GB - Updated 20th of April 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Crucial MX500 500GB CT500MX500SSD4
497.10
$10.00
WD Black NVMe 500GB
213.63
$97.99
Mushkin Pilot 500GB PCIe NVMe
205.31
$73.99*
XPG GAMMIX S11 480GB
175.97
$92.99*
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 500GB
170.94
$126.45
CT500P1SSD8
152.09
$69.99
Samsung SM961 512GB NVMe
142.14
$119.97
Intel SSD 660p 512GB
135.22
$75.66
Intel SSD 760p 512GB
135.10
$118.66
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 512GB
131.91
$167.40
Samsung PM981 512GB NVMe
131.63
$145.99
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 500GB
130.56
$113.59
Intel SSD Pro 7600p Series 512GB
115.47
$137.95
Intel DC P3700 400GB NVMe
97.17
$119.95
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 512GB
91.77
$193.00
Intel Optane 900P 280GB
87.80
$254.99
SanDisk SDSSDH3 500G
73.87
$67.00
Samsung PM961 512GB NVMe
69.98
$219.99
Samsung SSD 950 Pro 512GB NVMe
68.12
$199.99
CT500MX500SSD1
65.88
$69.95
SanDisk Extreme Pro 500GB
65.22
$328.79
ADATA SU800 SSD 512GB
63.30
$64.99*
CT480BX500SSD1
63.29
$59.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 500GB
62.78
$72.01
Patriot Blast 480GB
58.23
$66.99*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
58.13
$75.36
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 500GB
56.83
$79.99
Micron M600 MTFDDAK512MBF
56.58
$64.99*
Intel 600P Series 512GB
56.19
$145.00
Mushkin Source 500GB MKNSSDSR500GB
54.91
$59.99*
EDGE Boost Pro SSD
53.59
$53.31*
Intel Optane 905P 480GB
53.30
$514.99
Intel SSD Pro 6000p 512GB
53.18
$169.99
Intel SSD 545s 512GB M.2
50.91
$89.90
WDC WDS500G1B0A
44.18
$94.99
Intel Optane 900P 480GB
43.96
$469.99
Samsung Portable SSD T5 500GB
43.64
$97.61
SAMSUNG MZNLN512HMJP 512GB
42.76
$109.99
SAMSUNG MZ7LM480HCHP-00003
42.42
$99.99*
CT480BX200SSD1
41.93
$83.66
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 500GB
40.62
$99.99
WDC WDS512G1X0C
40.60
$173.49*
Intel DC P3500 400GB NVMe
40.00
$285.14*
Samsung PM951 512GB NVMe
39.87
$189.99*
MTFDDAK512MBF
39.63
$90.00*
Seagate ST3500312CS
39.15
$15.99
Intel SSD 535 360GB M.2
38.55
$99.99
Samsung SSD 860 PRO 512GB
37.51
$134.97
WDC WDS480G2G0B
37.43
$81.08
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 500G
37.23
$105.95
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
512 GB to 1 TB - Updated 20th of April 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Mushkin Pilot 1TB MKNSSDPL1TB-D8
119.84
$139.99
WD Black NVMe 1TB
107.73
$205.79
Samsung PM981 1TB NVMe
105.66
$199.00
CT1000P1SSD8
94.95
$128.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 1TB
91.72
$247.99
Intel SSD 760P 1TB
88.99
$189.99
Samsung SM961 1TB NVMe
85.77
$199.99
Samsung SSD 970 PRO 1TB
70.19
$337.80
Intel SSD 660p 1TB
56.39
$226.31*
Samsung SSD 960 EVO 1TB
54.84
$299.99
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 1TB
45.91
$368.00
Samsung PM961 1TB NVMe
44.62
$349.99
Crucial MX500 1TB M.2
41.66
$129.99
CT1000MX500SSD1
39.97
$115.99
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 1TB
37.56
$129.99
ADATA SU800 SSD 1TB
36.69
$119.99
XPG SX950U
36.20
$109.99
Intel DC P3700 800GB NVMe
34.80
$399.00
Intel SSD DC S3500 600GB
34.77
$113.30
TOSHIBA RD400 NVMe 1TB
32.85
$390.00
SEAGATE ST600MM0006
29.87
$39.00
Seagate ST1000DM003
29.10
$39.00
TOSHIBA DT01ACA100
28.77
$37.19
Samsung SSD 860 EVO mSATA 1TB
28.69
$159.99
Seagate ST1000NM0033
27.91
$39.95
Patriot Blast 960GB
27.16
$139.99*
Mushkin Reactor 1TB MKNSSDRE1TB
26.54
$139.99
Hitachi HUA722010CLA331
24.77
$29.99*
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 1TB
24.68
$179.99
SEAGATE ST3600057SS
24.62
$48.74
WDC WD10EZRX
24.40
$35.99*
WDC WDS100T1B0A
23.87
$169.99*
WDC WD10EURX
23.87
$35.49*
Intel SSD 540s 1TB M.2
23.74
$328.00
Patriot Ignite
23.70
$152.12*
Intel SSD Pro 6000p 1TB
23.57
$350.00
Intel 600P Series 1TB
23.06
$343.00
Hitachi HDT721064SLA360
22.95
$23.79
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 1TB mSATA
22.44
$189.99
Seagate ST1000NM0011
22.03
$39.99
Crucial CT1050MX300SSD4
21.30
$205.00
TOSHIBA MQ02ABD100H-SSHD-8GB
20.86
$34.32*
Seagate ST31000524NS
20.82
$39.49
TOSHIBA MQ01ABD100H
20.56
$41.00*
Seagate ST1000VX005
20.18
$52.73
WDC WD10EZEX
19.86
$53.92*
WDC WD1002FAEX
19.70
$38.99*
TOSHIBA MG03ACA100
19.28
$57.00
HGST HTS541064A9E680
18.77
$29.99*
WDC WD1003FBYX
18.42
$45.00*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
1 TB to 2 TB - Updated 20th of April 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Intel SSD 660p 2TB
65.24
$199.99
Samsung SSD 970 EVO 2TB
41.60
$525.00
Intel DC P3700 2TB NVMe
29.57
$499.99
Samsung SSD 960 PRO 2TB
28.43
$599.95
Seagate ST2000VM003
25.52
$35.90
Hitachi HUA723020ALA640
22.15
$40.00
SEAGATE ST2000NM0033
21.84
$49.99*
CT2000MX500SSD1
21.47
$224.99
Intel DC P3500 2TB NVMe
21.04
$666.46
Seagate ST2000VX000
20.18
$57.00
WDC WD2003FYYS
19.60
$43.83*
Seagate ST2000NM0011
19.38
$47.01
Hitachi HUA722020ALA330
19.33
$36.00*
TOSHIBA DT01ACA200
18.82
$59.99
Toshiba XG5-P NVMe 2TB
18.40
$1,019.95
Intel DC P3600 1.6TB NVMe
17.51
$802.65
Seagate ST2000DM001
17.34
$65.00
Seagate ST2000DL004
16.45
$48.88*
Seagate ST2000VX008
15.23
$60.00
Seagate ST1500DM003
15.09
$69.99*
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 2TB
14.54
$320.99
Hitachi HUA722020ALA331
14.53
$49.50*
TOSHIBA MG03ACA200
14.46
$69.49
Seagate ST2000DM008
13.44
$67.95
Seagate ST2000VM002
12.94
$69.19*
WDC WD20EZRX
12.66
$69.99*
TOSHIBA MK2002TSKB
12.65
$69.00
Hitachi HDS723020ALA640
12.57
$69.99*
Hitachi HUS724020ALA640
12.34
$86.93
SAMSUNG HD154UI
12.32
$49.99
Seagate ST2000VN000
12.30
$81.00
WDC WD2005FBYZ
12.17
$109.95
Seagate ST31500341AS
12.02
$54.99
Seagate ST2000DM006
11.93
$99.27
WDC WD20EZRZ
11.82
$79.00*
Seagate ST1500DL003
11.64
$59.99
Hitachi HDS723015BLA642
11.53
$69.99*
Seagate ST1500LM006
10.97
$65.90
WDC WD15EADS
10.55
$55.25*
Seagate ST1500DM003-9YN16G
10.48
$99.99*
WDC WD15EZRX
10.03
$79.99*
WDC WD2004FBYZ
9.99
$113.99*
Samsung SSD 860 PRO 2TB
9.87
$523.29
Seagate ST2000DL003
9.66
$79.89
Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632
9.29
$79.95*
WDC WD15EARS
9.27
$62.00*
SAMSUNG HD155UI
9.19
$79.99*
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641
9.15
$99.00
Seagate ST2000LM003
8.95
$85.00
HGST HUS724020ALA640
8.88
$124.00*
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PassMark - Price Performance (Disk Rating / $Price)
Above 2 TB - Updated 20th of April 2019
Drive PassMark Disk Rating / Price Price (USD)
Hitachi HUA723030ALA640
18.78
$53.99
Seagate ST33000650NS
18.55
$47.99
TOSHIBA MD04ACA400
15.96
$79.65
Seagate ST3000DM001
15.79
$72.00
Seagate ST3000NM0033
15.59
$74.99
Seagate ST4000DM000
13.46
$80.09
TOSHIBA DT01ACA300
13.46
$84.94
WDC WD25EZRS
13.44
$55.00
WDC WD30EZRZ
12.84
$75.00*
WDC WD30EZRX
12.30
$69.99*
Seagate ST4000DM005
10.39
$104.95
WDC WD40EFRX
8.93
$150.01*
Seagate ST3000VN000
8.92
$107.99
WDC WD4004FZWX
8.84
$125.00
WDC WD30EFRX
8.34
$110.00*
Seagate ST3000DM008
8.31
$147.90*
Seagate ST3000VX000
8.24
$149.48
WDC WD30EURS
8.00
$94.50*
HGST HUS724040ALE640
7.84
$133.99
WDC WD40PURX
7.00
$132.00*
Hitachi HDS5C3030ALA630
6.90
$99.00
HGST HDS724040ALE640
6.71
$138.99*
WDC WD3000FYYZ
6.21
$190.00*
Seagate ST4000DX001
6.15
$143.50*
Seagate ST5000DM000
5.97
$129.95
Seagate ST4000DM004
5.88
$128.05
Hitachi HDS723030BLE640
5.84
$189.95*
WDC WD3003FZEX
5.81
$189.99*
WDC WD4002FYYZ
5.58
$250.00*
WDC WD25EZRX
5.11
$149.00*
WDC WD4000FYYZ
5.07
$210.00*
WDC WD4000F9YZ
5.03
$219.75*
TOSHIBA MD04ACA500
4.44
$299.99*
WDC WD3001FAEX
4.39
$238.88*
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 4TB
4.00
$1,267.79
WDC WD4001FAEX
3.68
$278.89*
WDC WD4003FZEX
3.67
$302.99*
WDC WD40EZRX
3.28
$278.91
WDC WD60PURX
3.18
$366.94*
WDC WD40E31X
2.80
$309.13*
WDC WD40EZRZ
0.39
$2,638.99*
WDC WD6001FZWX
0.25
$6,107.75*
WDC WD5001FZWX
0.21
$5,271.21*
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