Average Bench: 109% (2nd of 979)

Based on 2 user benchmarks.  Models: ST6000DM004-2EH11C, ST6000DM 004-2EH11C, ST6000DM004-2EH1

Outstanding average bench

The Seagate Barracuda Pro 6TB (2016) averaged 9.0% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate Barracuda Pro 6TB (2016) near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 2.71MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.9MB/s

Unknown consistency

There are too few samples to reasonably determine how consistently this HDD perfroms. This result should be interpreted with caution.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 148MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2 samples)
Min Avg Max
183 Read 197 210
171 Write 183 195
139 Mixed 148 158
132% 176 MB/s
Min Avg Max
2.16 4K Read 2.71 3.27
1.29 4K Write 2.9 4.5
0.3 4K Mixed 0.3 0.3
200% 1.97 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 4,044,069 HDDs tested.

 Prices

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Typical Barracuda Pro 6TB (2016) Builds (Compare 1,162 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
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Desktop
Desktop 115%
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Workstation
Workstation 102%
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Motherboard: Asus X99-DELUXE II - $395

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $1,786

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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $309Nvidia GTX 1070 $368Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $98
Intel Core i5-7600K $240AMD RX 480 $220Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $129
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $300Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $156
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $50Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $127SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $700SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $46Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $136SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
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