Average Bench: 70.5% (135th of 1002)

Based on 7,271 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HUA723020ALA641

Good average bench

The Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB averaged 29.5% 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 Mixed IO Speed 0.38MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.88MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB is 33.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 95.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 121MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,271 samples)
Min Avg Max
85.8 Read 124 156
90 Write 121 147
56.6 Mixed 95.1 120
84.9% 114 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.41 4K Read 0.72 0.96
1.44 4K Write 1.88 2.2
0.26 4K Mixed 0.38 0.47
107% 0.99 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: MK7OA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 157
Write 156
Mixed 118
107% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.43
122% 1.12 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: MK7O Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 139
Write 134
Mixed 117
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.96
4K Mixed 0.39
106% 1 MB/s
666GB free
Firmware: MK7OA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 133
Write 129
Mixed 73.8
83% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.28
4K Write 0.63
4K Mixed 0.38
66% 0.43 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MK7OA8Z0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 111
Write 127
Mixed 103
85% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.29
91% 0.89 MB/s
496GB free
Firmware: MK7OA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 95
Write 93.9
Mixed 95.3
72% 94.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.97
4K Mixed 0.38
96% 0.92 MB/s
2GB free
Firmware: MK7OA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 98.6
Write 79.8
Mixed 40.3
54% 72.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.45
106% 0.94 MB/s
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Typical HUA723020ALA641 2TB Builds (Compare 15,470 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Desktop 53%
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Workstation
Workstation 42%
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Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $499

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