Average Bench: 73.1% (102nd of 984)

Based on 66 user benchmarks.  Model: WL2000GSA6472E

Good average bench

The WL2000GSA6472E 2TB averaged 26.9% 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 0.44MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.61MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WL2000GSA6472E 2TB is 36.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WL2000GSA6472E 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 125MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 130MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 66 samples)
Min Avg Max
87.6 Read 130 159
80.7 Write 125 151
67.3 Mixed 115 143
92.4% 123 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.42 4K Read 0.79 1.21
1.23 4K Write 2.61 3.4
0.23 4K Mixed 0.44 0.66
130% 1.28 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.REDEF Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 187
Write 138
Mixed 134
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 1.06
4K Write 3.17
4K Mixed 0.49
157% 1.57 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01K02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 169
Write 143
Mixed 139
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 3.15
4K Mixed 0.63
163% 1.53 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 02.01D01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 118
Write 126
Mixed 120
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1.21
4K Write 2.87
4K Mixed 0.59
169% 1.55 MB/s
132GB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 126
Write 117
Mixed 114
90% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.4
110% 1.14 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01D02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 131
Write 103
Mixed 117
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 2.98
4K Mixed 0.33
114% 1.28 MB/s
945GB free
Firmware: 01.01D02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 114
Write 112
Mixed 123
88% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.49
138% 1.28 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,353,092 HDDs tested.

Typical WL2000GSA6472E 2TB Builds (Compare 2,751 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T3500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $372

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