Average Bench: 75.4% (92nd of 984)

more Based on 617 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD2000FYYZ-5, WD2000FYYZ-01UL1, WDC WD2000FYYZ-01UL1, WDC WD20 00FYYZ-01UL1, WDC WD2000FYYZ-01UL1B0, WDC WD2000FYYZ-50UL1B0, WDC WD2000FYYZ-01UL1B2, WDC WD2000FYYZ-01UL1B1, WDC WD2000FYYZ-0, WDC WD2000FYYZ-48J7HB1, WDC WD2000FYYZ-01UL1B3, WDC WD2000FYYZ-03UL1B2, WDC WD20 00FYYZ-01UL1B0, WDC WD20 00FYYZ-01UL1B2, WDC WD20 00FYYZ-01UL1B1, WDC WD2000FYYZ-05UL1B0

Good average bench

The WD Re 2TB (2012) averaged 24.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WD Re 2TB (2012) near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.52MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.84MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Re 2TB (2012) is 33.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD Re 2TB (2012) performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 127MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 617 samples)
Min Avg Max
97.9 Read 135 171
91.2 Write 127 152
82.9 Mixed 121 148
96.2% 128 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.7 0.92
1.83 4K Write 2.84 3.4
0.33 4K Mixed 0.52 0.71
139% 1.35 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01K03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 137
Write 151
Mixed 138
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 0.42
134% 1.43 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01K02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 144
Write 144
Mixed 145
109% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.31
4K Mixed 0.61
163% 1.57 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 129
Write 122
Mixed 117
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 2.95
4K Mixed 0.44
128% 1.32 MB/s
672GB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 114
Write 114
Mixed 110
85% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 3.33
4K Mixed 0.62
166% 1.6 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,731,449 HDDs tested.


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Desktop 88%
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Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $150

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $1,192

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