Average Bench: 80.5% (69th of 984)

more Based on 348 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 19.5% 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 2.89MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Re 4TB (2012) is 38.8%. 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 0.75MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 135MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 348 samples)
Min Avg Max
102 Read 145 179
92.6 Write 135 163
88.1 Mixed 129 158
103% 136 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.46 4K Read 0.75 0.93
1.96 4K Write 2.89 3.46
0.33 4K Mixed 0.55 0.73
146% 1.4 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.0
4KALIGNED
Read 163
Write 153
Mixed 136
113% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 3.44
4K Mixed 0.68
161% 1.55 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 159
Write 146
Mixed 147
114% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.48
134% 1.32 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 150
Write 134
Mixed 129
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.14
4K Mixed 0.4
113% 1.08 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01K02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 124
Write 129
Mixed 128
96% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.5
140% 1.36 MB/s
804GB free
Firmware: 01.01K04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 112
Write 96.1
Mixed 92.3
75% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 2.73
4K Mixed 0.42
129% 1.3 MB/s
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Gaming 25%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 90%
Aircraft carrier

System: HP Z820 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 115% - Outstanding Total price: $149

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