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Samsung 850 EVO 500GB SATA III M.2 SSD Review (Page 11)

By Jon Coulter | May 21, 2015 09:15 am CDT
Rating: 98%Manufacturer: Samsung

Maxed-Out Performance

This testing is just to see what the drive is capable of in an FOB (fresh out of box) state under optimal conditions. We are utilizing Windows Server 2008 R2 64-bit for this testing.

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That is a lab record for SATA based 4K write performance.

RAPID

We tested our 850 EVO M.2 with Samsung's latest iteration of their RAPID caching software.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Jon Coulter

Jon Coulter became a computer enthusiast about the time Windows XP launched. Originally Jon was into water cooling and competitively benching ATI video cards with modified drivers. Jon has been building computer systems for himself and others by request for more than 10 years. Jon became a storage enthusiast the day he first booted his system with an Intel X25-M G1 80GB SSD. Look for Jon to bring consumer SSD reviews into the spotlight.

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