Average Bench: 55.4% (238th of 979)

more Based on 12,902 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000LM014-1EJ164, ST1000LM014-1EJ, ST1000LM014-1EJ164-SSHD-8GB, ST1000LM ST1000LM014-SSHD, ST1000LM014-1EJ164-SSHD, ST1000LM ST1000LM014-1EJ1, ST1000LM 014-1EJ164-SSHD, ST1000LM 014-1EJ164, ST1000LM014-1EJ1, ST1000LM014-SSHD, ST1000LM 014-1EJ164-S

The Laptop (9.5mm) SSHD from Seagate has a 64MB Cache and like its younger sibling (Laptop Thin) comes equipped with 8GB of MLC NAND Flash. Apart from capacity and dimensions the specs for the two siblings are identical. At less than a year old the Laptop SSHD is relatively new, but like its smaller sibling its performance is unbalanced and favours small file IO. With average sequential speeds of 95 MB/s the Laptop SSHD lags the group leaders by over 50% at sequential IO. Small file 4K performance averages around 2 MB/s which is far better. Overall the Seagate Laptop SSHDs performance profile is skewed strongly towards small file IO. This, the 9.5mm 1TB version does represent better value for money than its smaller capacity 500GB sibling but neither of the drives are particularly strong sequential performers. [Jan '14 HDrivePro]

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Average average bench

The Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB averaged 44.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.61MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.5MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB is 25.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 95.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 96.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 12,902 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.4 Read 95.2 119
66.3 Write 96.7 116
58.7 Mixed 90.1 111
70.7% 94 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.24 4K Read 0.57 0.75
0.71 4K Write 4.61 5.74
0.1 4K Mixed 0.5 0.79
165% 1.89 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
808GB free
Firmware: SM36 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 111
Write 114
Mixed 113
85% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 5.34
4K Mixed 0.74
207% 2.24 MB/s
867GB free
Firmware: SM36 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 98.6
Write 108
Mixed 63.2
67% 90 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 5.33
4K Mixed 0.5
172% 2.09 MB/s
749GB free
Firmware: HPRB Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 98.5
Write 98.5
Mixed 91.4
72% 96.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.09
4K Mixed 0.18
63% 0.61 MB/s
808GB free
Firmware: SM15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 70.7
Write 103
Mixed 81.2
64% 84.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 5.52
4K Mixed 0.4
173% 2.18 MB/s
358GB free
Firmware: SM14 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 67.8
Write 106
Mixed 87.5
66% 86.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 5.01
4K Mixed 0.56
178% 2.04 MB/s
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 Comments

All-in-one design for simplicity and ease of installation...

Added 3 years ago.

Good

2 months ago.

тихо и быстро


Good

2 months ago.

So slow that my cursor stops responding during Windows Update.


Terrible

3 years ago.


Good

23 months ago.

Pathetic after using std 7200 drive


Good

14 months ago.

Excellent speed for my PS4 games load faster and less lag.


Below average

22 months ago.

It is no better or faster than the ailing HGST 1TB I replaced. I am truly disappointed in the speed. Windows Experience Index gave it a generous 5.9. The laptop did not boot any faster, nor did the applications launced any faster. In fact they seem a little slower.


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