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Samsung SM951 128GB And 256GB SSD Review

Samsung's SM951 is the hottest storage product on the market. Today we look at the two smaller versions, both of which still perform better than SATA.

4K Random Write Steady State Performance

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As in the previous test, Samsung's 128GB SM951 gets lost in the mix as the higher-capacity models shoot above the crowd. Kingston's HyperX Predator performs well here thanks to Marvell's new Altaplus controller. Still, none of the drives on the chart hold a consistent level like Intel's SSD 750.

Chris Ramseyer
Chris Ramseyer is a Contributing Editor for Tom's Hardware US. He tests and reviews consumer storage.