Average Bench: 85.2% (55th of 1002)

Based on 6,284 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000DX002-2DV162, ST1000DX002-2DV1, Seagate ST1000DX002-2DV1, ST1000DX 002-2DV162, ST1000DX ST1000DX002-2DV1

Very good average bench

The Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) averaged just 14.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.91MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.67MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) is 40.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 133MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,284 samples)
Min Avg Max
91.8 Read 133 187
122 Write 163 193
88.9 Mixed 126 157
106% 141 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.44 4K Read 0.7 0.9
1.68 4K Write 4.91 5.46
0.16 4K Mixed 0.67 1.02
195% 2.1 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 139
Write 184
Mixed 154
120% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 5.41
4K Mixed 0.81
224% 2.35 MB/s
800GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 114
Write 186
Mixed 162
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 5.25
4K Mixed 0.94
230% 2.29 MB/s
358GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 100
Write 173
Mixed 120
98% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 5.27
4K Mixed 0.48
172% 2.09 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,247,063 HDDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $80 @ launch in Sep '16
BHPhotoUS $7010 months
EbayUS $7217 mins
AmazonUS $7312 mins
NeweggUS $735 hrs
OutletPCUS $8814 hrs
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Typical FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) Builds (Compare 11,642 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $850

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 Comments

The fastest PC hard drive....

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1 month ago.

I use this for gaming, and it works great.


Good

10 days ago.

@USA-User I would like to see how you stuff this 3.5 drive to your laptop :D


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