Average Bench: 87.8% (41st of 984)

more Based on 123,364 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000DM001-1CH164, ST2000DM001-9YN164, ST2000DM001-1ER, ST2000DM ST2000DM001-9YN1, Seagate ST2000DM001-1CH1, ST2000DM 001-1CH164, ST2000DM001-1CH, Seagate ST2000DM001-9YN1, ST2000DM001-1E6164, ST2000DM001-9YN1, ST2000DM ST2000DM001-1CH1, ST2000DM 001-1ER164, ST2000DM ST2000DM001-1ER, ST2000DM001-9YN, ST2000DM ST2000DM001-1E61, ST2000DM001-1ER1, ST2000DM001-1ER164, ST2000DM ST2000DM001-1ER1, ST2000DM001-1E61, ST2000DM ST2000DM001-1CH, ST2000DM001-1CH1, ST2000DM ST2000DM001-9YN, ST2000DM 001-1E6164, ST2000DM 001-9YN164

If you are specifically looking for a 2TB Hard Drive, the Barracuda is both a solid performer and offers reasonable value for money. That said, It probably makes more sense to go for the 3TB version which, thanks to economies of scale, represents significantly better value for money. With the 3TB Barracuda you get 50% more storage and approximately the same performance for just 20% more money. [Sep '13 HDrivePro]

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Very good average bench

The Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB averaged just 12.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 159MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 135MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB is 46%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.62MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.41MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 123,364 samples)
Min Avg Max
106 Read 159 198
101 Write 147 184
78.8 Mixed 135 174
110% 147 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.32 4K Read 0.62 0.96
0.83 4K Write 1.41 1.71
0.15 4K Mixed 0.24 0.37
78.5% 0.76 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 181
Write 163
Mixed 160
126% 168 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.56
4K Mixed 0.16
72% 0.78 MB/s
329GB free
Firmware: CC25 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 176
Write 138
Mixed 136
112% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 0.83
4K Mixed 0.2
58% 0.51 MB/s
440GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 154
Write 135
Mixed 132
106% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 1.09
4K Mixed 0.3
93% 0.78 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 145
Write 141
Mixed 140
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.25
71% 0.68 MB/s
132GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 135
Write 132
Mixed 119
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.28
4K Mixed 0.23
64% 0.61 MB/s
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Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $158

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 Comments

Seagate AcuTrac™ technology maximises HDD storage densities...

Added 3 years ago.

Good

3 months ago.

The drive after just two years and ONE month so one month after warranty has expired has "Uncorrectable Errors" - there is no possibility to write files on the hard drive. After doing a chkdsk it did start to work however from the SMART report it doesn't look good and the drive fails to pass Seagate Tools tests.


Poor

6 months ago.

it fails a lot. it's the worse hdd. i've got a raid with 6 of this HDD, and in the first year fails 3 disks.


Poor

4 months ago.

Failed after 2 years and a little something, lost all my music. Never no more Seagate! Only Toshiba from now on!


Excellent

3 years ago.

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Poor

7 months ago.

pretty slow, I seem to have got one of the bad eggs


Excellent

3 years ago.

Die ST2000DM001 und die ST3000DM001 sind meiner Meinung nach die besten Festplatten (hätte es nicht gedacht). Beste Kombi überhaupt! SSD 120gb + 2tb/3tb HD als "D: Platte" für den Rest!


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