Average Bench: 46.9% (385th of 984)

Based on 9,226 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG HD103SI

Below average average bench

The Samsung HD103SI 1TB averaged 53.0% 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 0.33MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.34MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung HD103SI 1TB is 27.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Samsung HD103SI 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 79.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.46MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,226 samples)
Min Avg Max
50.1 Read 79.6 101
54.5 Write 84 105
29 Mixed 76.7 109
60.3% 80.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.22 4K Read 0.46 0.64
0.8 4K Write 1.34 1.63
0.21 4K Mixed 0.33 0.44
80.7% 0.71 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
691GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 91.4
Write 96.1
Mixed 99.7
72% 95.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.37
90% 0.8 MB/s
294GB free
Firmware: 1AG0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 82.7
Write 88.1
Mixed 91.2
66% 87.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.42
91% 0.76 MB/s
240GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 77.3
Write 85.4
Mixed 30
47% 64.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.31
82% 0.73 MB/s
362GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 82.1
Write 74.9
Mixed 83.4
60% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.41
90% 0.71 MB/s
441GB free
Firmware: 1AG01113 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 63.9
Write 80
Mixed 80.1
56% 74.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.19
4K Mixed 0.37
79% 0.65 MB/s
278GB free
Firmware: 1AG0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 62.3
Write 78.2
Mixed 79.3
56% 73.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.41
98% 0.81 MB/s
350GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 60.6
Write 77.4
Mixed 101
61% 79.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.27
4K Mixed 0.34
80% 0.69 MB/s
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Typical HD103SI 1TB Builds (Compare 16,087 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $383

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