Average Bench: 78.4% (77th of 984)

Based on 21,823 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA DT01ACA050, TOSHIBA DT01ACA0

Good average bench

The Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB averaged 21.5% 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 139MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 135MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB is 44.2%. 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 21,823 samples)
Min Avg Max
99.4 Read 139 175
88.2 Write 135 176
11.2 Mixed 109 166
95.5% 128 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.49 0.74
0.43 4K Write 1.52 2.01
0.09 4K Mixed 0.17 0.22
67.2% 0.73 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
336GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 163
Write 181
Mixed 150
124% 165 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.93
4K Mixed 0.18
78% 0.88 MB/s
466GB free
Firmware: MS1OA7C0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 165
Write 177
Mixed 173
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 2.07
4K Mixed 0.21
92% 1 MB/s
62GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 162
Write 174
Mixed 12
83% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.17
71% 0.75 MB/s
351GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 160
Write 168
Mixed 158
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.84
4K Mixed 0.16
69% 0.81 MB/s
150GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 112
Write 119
Mixed 117
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.22
77% 0.81 MB/s
22GB free
Firmware: MS1O Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 87.8
Write 45.2
Mixed 78.3
53% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.28
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.15
45% 0.45 MB/s
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Desktop 50%
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Workstation
Workstation 30%
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Motherboard: Asus H81M-K - $50

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $303

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