If you planned to buy the Samsung SSD 850 Pro, but the price was a little high, know you are in luck because Samsung has released the SSD 860 Evo. This storage drive is a great alternative and probably a better choice for you. Considered as an upgrade to the SSD 850 Evo, the 850 Evo is faster, especially if you opt for the RAPID mode and it works incredible.
We don’t have too much to complain about the Samsung SSD 850 Pro, probably just about the Samsung Magician software. This software requires for RAPID mode and it is available only for Windows, this means that if you are an Apple, Linux or games console user, you are out of luck. You can find the Samsung SSD 850 Pro at a retail price of 100 dollars for 120 GB, 150 dollars for 250 GB, 270 dollars for 500 GB and 500 dollars for 1 TB. This drive is very recommendable for those who want to add a higher performance boost to their systems.
After 850 Pro, Samsung 850 Evo is the second device from the giant company that uses a 3D vertical flash memory cell. This feature increases the density and other things. This means more storage space for less cost. With 3D NAND, this drive manages to delivers very high endurance. Consequently, you will be able to write approximately 40 GB per day to the drive, every day.
Samsung SSD 850 Evo is considered the cheapest Samsung drive with most capacities costing less than 50 cents per gigabyte. The 250 GB and 500 GB version is considered one of the best deals and the right amount of storage space for your computer. With such a great performance and this affordable price, Samsung SSD 850 Evo will be a great buy. Probably, this drive can’t be compared to the high-end SSD 850 Pro, but if it is more affordable for you, it will do its job perfectly.
If you are a Windows user don’t hesitate to buy the 500 GB or the 1 TB, because it shares the same endurance as the SSD 850 Pro.