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Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB

Price and performance details for the Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the Hard Drive compared to the 10 other common Hard Drives in terms of PassMark Disk Rating.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the Disk Rating per dollar.

Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB

Description:  MZVLB256HBHQ

Drive Size:  238.5 GB

Other names:  SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000L2, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000L7, NVMe PM981a NVMe Sams, PM981a NVMe Samsung 256GB, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-00000, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000H1, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-00A00, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-00007, SAMSUNG MZVLB256HBHQ-000H7

Drive First Benchmarked: 2019-05-08

Drive Rating/$Price: NA

Overall Rank:  2328

Last Price Change:  NA

Average Drive Rating
17042
Samples: 2035

Disk Test Suite Average Results for Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB

Sequential Read2,473 MBytes/Sec
Sequential Write1,472 MBytes/Sec
Random Seek Read Write (IOPS 32KQD20)964 MBytes/Sec
IOPS 4KQD169 MBytes/Sec
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Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 20th of May 2024 - Higher results represent better performance
Drive Average Disk Rating
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52,412
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50,741
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49,137
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48,126
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46,130
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45,833
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42,781
Samsung SSD 980 PRO 2TB
42,368
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39,487
Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB
17,042
Last 5 Baselines for Samsung SSD PM981a NVMe 256GB
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL2101576 - May 15 2024
21700
BL2101551 - May 15 2024
21841
BL2101478 - May 15 2024
14145
BL2101424 - May 15 2024
14429
BL2101419 - May 15 2024
9969