Average Bench: 75.6% (91st of 979)

more Based on 450 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD2000FYYZ-5, 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 24.4% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.52MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.85MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Re 2TB (2012) is 35.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Re 2TB (2012) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 128MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 450 samples)
Min Avg Max
93.1 Read 135 165
87.6 Write 128 152
80 Mixed 121 149
96.1% 128 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.37 4K Read 0.7 0.92
2.01 4K Write 2.85 3.41
0.32 4K Mixed 0.52 0.71
140% 1.36 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 153
Write 142
Mixed 141
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 2.94
4K Mixed 0.42
135% 1.39 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 141
Write 135
Mixed 112
97% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.58
4K Mixed 0.57
137% 1.26 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01KA2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 138
Write 133
Mixed 134
102% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 3.25
4K Mixed 0.65
169% 1.59 MB/s
89GB free
Firmware: 01.01K03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 145
Write 121
Mixed 93.3
89% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.32
103% 1.11 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 121
Write 124
Mixed 106
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 2.55
4K Mixed 0.43
127% 1.25 MB/s
136GB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 112
Write 115
Mixed 109
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 3.26
4K Mixed 0.62
164% 1.57 MB/s
80GB free
Firmware: 01.01K03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 119
Write 107
Mixed 144
94% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 2.47
4K Mixed 0.3
94% 1.04 MB/s
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $207

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,243

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