Average Bench: 88.3% (36th of 984)

Based on 2,061 user benchmarks.  Models: ST4000DM005-2DP166, ST4000DM ST4000DM005-2DP1, ST4000DM005-2DP1, ST4000DM 005-2DP166

Very good average bench

The Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016) averaged just 11.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016) near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 158MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 150MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016) is 36.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.63MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.25MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,061 samples)
Min Avg Max
113 Read 158 183
109 Write 150 180
78.1 Mixed 123 152
108% 144 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.36 4K Read 0.63 0.75
1.02 4K Write 1.8 2.17
0.18 4K Mixed 0.25 0.29
86.7% 0.89 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 169
Write 173
Mixed 139
120% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.25
97% 1.03 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 171
Write 166
Mixed 137
118% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.2
86% 0.97 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 175
Write 158
Mixed 143
119% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.26
95% 0.99 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 151
Write 158
Mixed 81.2
96% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.28
98% 1 MB/s
782GB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 123
Write 114
Mixed 89
81% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.22
79% 0.83 MB/s
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Typical Barracuda 4TB (2016) Builds (Compare 4,512 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 98%
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Desktop
Desktop 102%
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Workstation
Workstation 103%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME X370-PRO - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 103% - Outstanding Total price: $972

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