Average Bench: 52.4% (273rd of 984)

Based on 1,651 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000LX001-1RG174, ST2000LX001-1RG1, ST2000LX001-1RG174-SSHD, ST2000LX ST2000LX001-1RG1, ST2000LX 001-1RG174

Average average bench

The Seagate ST2000LX001-1RG174 2TB averaged 47.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.52MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.88MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST2000LX001-1RG174 2TB is 29.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate ST2000LX001-1RG174 2TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 65.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 77.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,651 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.4 Read 105 152
53.2 Write 77.6 97
37.2 Mixed 65.9 90.3
61.7% 82.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.28 4K Read 0.88 1.48
0.77 4K Write 1.96 4.51
0.07 4K Mixed 0.52 0.82
131% 1.12 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 129
Write 102
Mixed 91.2
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.46
4K Write 3.54
4K Mixed 0.79
214% 1.93 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 97.5
Write 82.8
Mixed 66.2
61% 82.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.94
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.09
77% 0.84 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 112
Write 59.1
Mixed 58.7
57% 76.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 2.47
4K Mixed 0.59
131% 1.18 MB/s
21GB free
Firmware: SDM1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 58.2
Write 60.6
Mixed 53.2
43% 57.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.55
4K Write 1.15
4K Mixed 0.8
175% 1.17 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 6,195,589 HDDs tested.

Typical ST2000LX001-1RG174 2TB Builds (Compare 596 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

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