Average Bench: 80.8% (67th of 979)

more Based on 263 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 19.2% 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 2.92MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Re 4TB (2012) is 37.1%. 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 0.77MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 136MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 263 samples)
Min Avg Max
101 Read 145 178
95 Write 136 163
92.7 Mixed 130 158
103% 137 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.47 4K Read 0.77 0.94
2.05 4K Write 2.92 3.46
0.34 4K Mixed 0.55 0.73
148% 1.41 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 188
Write 155
Mixed 157
125% 166 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 3.21
4K Mixed 0.59
155% 1.51 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 158
Write 154
Mixed 79.2
96% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 2.47
4K Mixed 0.6
148% 1.31 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 1K02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 180
Write 115
Mixed 118
103% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 3.43
4K Mixed 0.36
126% 1.45 MB/s
142GB free
Firmware: 01.01K02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 114
Write 109
Mixed 96.5
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 2.54
4K Mixed 0.43
116% 1.16 MB/s
465GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 120
Write 101
Mixed 113
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 2.74
4K Mixed 0.39
114% 1.2 MB/s
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Gaming 100%
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Desktop
Desktop 105%
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Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X99

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,309

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