Average Bench: 80.4% (68th of 983)

more Based on 305 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD4000FYYZ-01UL1B0, WDC WD40 00FYYZ-03UL1B2, WDC WD4000FYYZ-03UL1, WDC WD4000FYYZ-0, WDC WD4000FYYZ-01UL1, WDC WD40 00FYYZ-01UL1B2, WDC WD40 00FYYZ-01UL1B1, WD4000FYYZ-01UL1B0, WDC WD40 00FYYZ-01UL1B0, WDC WD4000FYYZ-36UL1B0, WDC WD4000FYYZ-01UL1B3, WDC WD4000FYYZ-05UL1B0, WDC WD4000FYYZ-01UL1B2, WDC WD4000FYYZ-01UL1B1, WDC WD4000FYYZ-50UL1B0, WDC WD4000FYYZ-03UL1B3, WDC WD4000FYYZ-03UL1B1, WDC WD4000FYYZ-48J7H

Very good average bench

The WD Re 4TB (2012) averaged just 19.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WD Re 4TB (2012) near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.55MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Re 4TB (2012) is 37.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Re 4TB (2012) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.76MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 135MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 305 samples)
Min Avg Max
102 Read 145 180
93.9 Write 135 163
88.8 Mixed 129 158
102% 136 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.46 4K Read 0.76 0.93
2 4K Write 2.9 3.45
0.33 4K Mixed 0.55 0.72
146% 1.4 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 180
Write 165
Mixed 166
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 2.66
4K Mixed 0.47
140% 1.35 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 162
Write 162
Mixed 148
118% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 0.63
168% 1.58 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 143
Write 158
Mixed 108
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 2.56
4K Mixed 0.54
138% 1.28 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01K03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 156
Write 136
Mixed 134
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.97
4K Mixed 0.5
135% 1.35 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 143
Write 140
Mixed 136
105% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 2.95
4K Mixed 0.37
129% 1.37 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 140
Write 140
Mixed 117
99% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.25
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.31
74% 0.71 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 126
Write 118
Mixed 134
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.42
116% 1.2 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 108
Write 110
Mixed 98.5
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 2.97
4K Mixed 0.62
153% 1.43 MB/s
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Desktop 104%
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Workstation 91%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X99

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,284

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