Average Bench: 43% (478th of 984)

more Based on 1,309 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD7500AAKS-00RBA0, WDC WD75 00AAKS-00RBA0, WDC WD7500AAKS-22RBA, WDC WD7500AAKS-22RBA0, WDC WD7500AAKS-65RBA0, WDC WD7500AAKS-00RBA, WDC WD75 00AAKS-65RBA0, WDC WD75 00AAKS-22RBA0, WDC WD75 00AAKS-00RBA, WDC WD75 00AAKS-22RBA, WDC WD7500AAKS-0, WDC WD75 00AAKS-65RBA, WDC WD7500AAKS-65RBA

Below average average bench

The WD Blue 750GB (2008) averaged 57.0% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.35MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Blue 750GB (2008) is 21.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD Blue 750GB (2008) performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Write Speed 71.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 65.3MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 1,309 samples)
Min Avg Max
53.7 Read 77.5 94.7
50.4 Write 71.9 89.5
28 Mixed 65.3 86.6
53.8% 71.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.54 0.74
1.14 4K Write 2 2.45
0.23 4K Mixed 0.35 0.45
98.1% 0.96 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
659GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 87.4
Write 81.9
Mixed 30.8
49% 66.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 2.28
4K Mixed 0.3
100% 1.06 MB/s
589GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 78.4
Write 75.2
Mixed 65.8
55% 73.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.68
4K Mixed 0.45
110% 0.94 MB/s
545GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 86.7
Write 50.8
Mixed 79.7
55% 72.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 2.18
4K Mixed 0.49
122% 1.11 MB/s
34GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 67.3
Write 52.2
Mixed 35.3
38% 51.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.36
110% 1.1 MB/s
266GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 59.3
Write 52.2
Mixed 58.2
43% 56.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 0.44
4K Mixed 0.32
68% 0.45 MB/s
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Gaming 59%
Desktop 65%
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Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH P67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $809

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