Average Bench: 82% (65th of 984)

Based on 62 user benchmarks.  Models: ST3000VN007-2E4166, ST3000VN 007-2E4166

Very good average bench

The Seagate IronWolf 3TB (2016) averaged just 18.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate IronWolf 3TB (2016) near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 130MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 149MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate IronWolf 3TB (2016) is 46.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate IronWolf 3TB (2016) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.18MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.62MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 62 samples)
Min Avg Max
89.6 Read 149 171
37.9 Write 137 170
60 Mixed 130 154
104% 139 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.43 4K Read 0.62 0.71
0.36 4K Write 1.54 1.86
0.13 4K Mixed 0.18 0.22
74.7% 0.78 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 231
Write 220
Mixed 178
157% 210 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 3.08
4K Mixed 0.34
134% 1.46 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 168
Write 157
Mixed 139
116% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.17
76% 0.81 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 164
Write 159
Mixed 138
115% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.19
81% 0.86 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 169
Write 146
Mixed 151
117% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.2
83% 0.87 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 161
Write 153
Mixed 143
114% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.18
84% 0.92 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 162
Write 151
Mixed 137
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.18
78% 0.82 MB/s
584GB free
Firmware: SC60 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 114
Write 38.1
Mixed 87.2
60% 79.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.19
78% 0.82 MB/s
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Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-Z87X-UD3H-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $935

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