Average Bench: 85.8% (49th of 1002)

Based on 9,328 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000DX002-2DV162, ST1000DX002-2DV1, Seagate ST1000DX002-2DV1, ST1000DX 002-2DV162, ST1000DX ST1000DX002-2DV1

Very good average bench

The Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) averaged just 14.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.89MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.65MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) is 38.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.68MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 135MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,328 samples)
Min Avg Max
96.5 Read 135 189
128 Write 164 196
85.1 Mixed 126 156
106% 141 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.68 0.89
1.59 4K Write 4.89 5.45
0.16 4K Mixed 0.65 1.01
191% 2.07 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
449GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 198
Write 199
Mixed 122
128% 173 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 5.38
4K Mixed 0.86
230% 2.36 MB/s
818GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 179
Write 160
Mixed 141
120% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 5.38
4K Mixed 1
245% 2.4 MB/s
548GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 177
Write 150
Mixed 142
117% 156 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.21
83% 0.9 MB/s
703GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 130
Write 174
Mixed 130
108% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 5.31
4K Mixed 0.68
203% 2.22 MB/s
381GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 108
Write 177
Mixed 136
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 5.21
4K Mixed 0.78
218% 2.28 MB/s
753GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 104
Write 181
Mixed 117
100% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 4.97
4K Mixed 0.53
180% 2.07 MB/s
91GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 102
Write 127
Mixed 117
87% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 5.32
4K Mixed 0.55
178% 2.11 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,727,707 HDDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $80 @ launch in Sep '16
BHPhotoUS $7011 months
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Typical FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016) Builds (Compare 12,583 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 67%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: MSI B350 TOMAHAWK (MS-7A34) - $86

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $795

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 Comments

The fastest PC hard drive....

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3 months ago.

I use this for gaming, and it works great.


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1 month ago.

@USA-User I would like to see how you stuff this 3.5 drive to your laptop :D


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