Average Bench: 77.6% (78th of 979)

Based on 13,202 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA DT01ACA050, TOSHIBA DT01ACA0

Good average bench

The Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB averaged 22.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 137MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 133MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB is 44.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.17MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.49MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,202 samples)
Min Avg Max
96.1 Read 137 174
86.2 Write 133 174
18 Mixed 110 164
95% 127 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.14 4K Read 0.49 0.75
0.41 4K Write 1.49 2
0.1 4K Mixed 0.17 0.22
66.8% 0.72 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
466GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 176
Write 171
Mixed 114
114% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.17
85% 0.92 MB/s
447GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 146
Write 177
Mixed 34.5
87% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.2
89% 0.98 MB/s
275GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 146
Write 161
Mixed 125
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.15
57% 0.59 MB/s
465GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 139
Write 119
Mixed 123
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.16
73% 0.78 MB/s
318GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 126
Write 120
Mixed 126
94% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.27
4K Mixed 0.15
56% 0.6 MB/s
88GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 82.9
Write 89
Mixed 20.3
47% 64.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.2
71% 0.71 MB/s
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Gaming 13%
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Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Motherboard: Asus H81M-K - $50

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $287

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