Average Bench: 75% (94th of 984)

Based on 789 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD60EZRX-00MVLB1, WDC WD60EZRX-22KH5B1, WDC WD60 EZRX-00MVLB1, WDC WD60EZRX-00M, WDC WD60EZRX-11MVLB1

Good average bench

The WD Green 6TB (2014) averaged 24.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WD Green 6TB (2014) near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.25MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 119MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 6TB (2014) is 45.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Green 6TB (2014) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.25MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 127MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 789 samples)
Min Avg Max
85.2 Read 134 177
84.3 Write 127 163
76.1 Mixed 119 153
95.2% 127 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.43 4K Read 0.75 1.07
1.33 4K Write 2.25 2.79
0.17 4K Mixed 0.25 0.31
101% 1.08 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
5.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 154
Write 159
Mixed 142
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.99
4K Write 2.48
4K Mixed 0.29
120% 1.25 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 80.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 138
Write 157
Mixed 134
107% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.43
4K Mixed 0.31
117% 1.21 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 150
Write 122
Mixed 121
98% 131 MB/s
4K Read 1.03
4K Write 2.41
4K Mixed 0.22
112% 1.22 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 144
Write 116
Mixed 125
97% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.26
94% 1 MB/s
27GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 132
Write 121
Mixed 104
89% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.18
4K Mixed 0.22
89% 0.99 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 106
Write 95.3
Mixed 48.7
62% 83.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 0.43
4K Mixed 0.22
59% 0.43 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 107
Write 90.4
Mixed 95.5
74% 97.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.94
4K Write 2.42
4K Mixed 0.28
115% 1.21 MB/s
521GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 101
Write 89.6
Mixed 95
72% 95.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 1.92
4K Mixed 0.3
103% 1.02 MB/s
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Desktop 108%
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Workstation 95%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $344

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,931

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