Average Bench: 124% (1st of 1010)

Based on 211 user benchmarks.  Model: Intel Raid 1 Volume

Outstanding average bench

The Intel Raid 1 Volume 6TB averaged 23.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Intel Raid 1 Volume 6TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 2.54MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.55MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Raid 1 Volume 6TB is 131%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel Raid 1 Volume 6TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 188MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 189MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 211 samples)
Min Avg Max
92.8 Read 238 400
74.7 Write 188 317
50.3 Mixed 163 263
35.7 SusWrite 189 348
144% 195 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 2.54 9.97
1.07 4K Write 2.87 4.66
0.22 4K Mixed 0.55 1.2
220% 1.98 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 351 351 352 362 354 MB/s
Read 323
Write 295
Mixed 91.7
SusWrite 351
192% 265 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.4
306% 2.63 MB/s
332GB free
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 276 283 293 286 282 272 MB/s
Read 232
Write 72.2
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 282
116% 161 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
214% 1.57 MB/s
5.5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 195 211 210 214 214 215 MB/s
Read 213
Write 167
Mixed 59.3
SusWrite 210
118% 162 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 1.7
1,103% 8.77 MB/s
5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 208 213 209 203 206 MB/s
Read 186
Write 199
Mixed 58.2
SusWrite 207
118% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 1
185% 1.2 MB/s
5TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 157 159 158 159 158 MB/s
Read 145
Write 144
Mixed 70
SusWrite 157
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
214% 1.6 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 97 99 99 98 97 MB/s
Read 174
Write 140
Mixed 66.1
SusWrite 97.5
87% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
200% 1.4 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 72 75 74 72 72 MB/s
Read 174
Write 57.5
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 74
67% 91.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.9
4K Mixed 0.9
218% 1.97 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 124 121 125 125 125 MB/s
Read 114
Write 137
Mixed 59
SusWrite 123
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.2
216% 1.47 MB/s
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Typical Raid 1 Volume 6TB Builds (Compare 2,245 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 113%
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Desktop
Desktop 114%
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Workstation
Workstation 100%
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Motherboard: Asus X99-DELUXE II - $474

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $1,711

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