Average Bench: 80.5% (66th of 979)

more Based on 279 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 19.4% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.55MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.91MB/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.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.77MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 136MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 279 samples)
Min Avg Max
101 Read 145 178
94.6 Write 136 163
91.4 Mixed 130 159
103% 137 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.46 4K Read 0.77 0.94
2.02 4K Write 2.91 3.46
0.34 4K Mixed 0.55 0.73
147% 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
Read 180
Write 167
Mixed 154
125% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 2.72
4K Mixed 0.54
146% 1.37 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 148
Write 153
Mixed 160
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 3.04
4K Mixed 0.64
167% 1.54 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: 01.0
Read 143
Write 146
Mixed 140
108% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 3.31
4K Mixed 0.64
164% 1.57 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 154
Write 111
Mixed 142
103% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.45
4K Mixed 0.59
168% 1.65 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 119
Write 111
Mixed 105
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.95
4K Mixed 0.55
130% 1.1 MB/s
10GB free
Firmware: 01.01K01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 115
Write 82.8
Mixed 87.7
71% 95 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 2.93
4K Mixed 0.54
140% 1.37 MB/s
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Gaming 100%
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Desktop 103%
Workstation 90%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH X99

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,407

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