Average Bench: 29.7% (775th of 995)

more Based on 4,926 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD25 00JS-58NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-60NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-08MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-60NCB2, WDC WD2500JS-00NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-41SGB0, WDC WD25 00JS-40MVB1, WDC WD2500JS-00MVB1, WDC WD2500JS-19NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-40SGB0, WDC WD25 00JS-22MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-75MHB0, WDC WD25 00JS-23MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-41MVB1, WDC WD25 00JS-75MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-22N, WDC WD25 00JS-08NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-98M, WDC WD2500JS-40MVB1, WDC WD2500JS-22MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-19MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-22MHB1, WDC WD2500JS-40TGB0, WDC WD2500JS-23MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-75NCB3, WDC WD25 00JS-22NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-75NCB2, WDC WD2500JS-75NCB1, WDC WD25 00JS-19NCB1, WDC WD25 00JS-55MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-58NCB1, WDC WD25 00JS-98MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-41S, WDC WD25 00JS-40NGB2, WDC WD25 00JS-41MVB1, WDC WD25 00JS-55MHB1, WDC WD25 00JS-00MHB0, WDC WD25 00JS-60MHB1, WDC WD25 00JS-60MHB5, WDC WD2500JS-98MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-00TGB0, WDC WD25 00JS-40TGB0, WDC WD2500JS-63MHB5, WDC WD25 00JS-00SGB0, WDC WD2500JS-55MHB0, WDC WD25 00JS-00MHB5, WDC WD2500JS-55MJB0, WDC WD2500JS-55MHB1, WDC WD25 00JS-00MHB1, WDC WD2500JS-40NGB2, WDC WD2500JS-60M, WDC WD25 00JS-00MVB1, WDC WD2500JS-40N, WDC WD25 00JS-98NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-60N, WDC WD25 00JS-19MHB0, WDC WD25 00JS-41SGB0, WDC WD25 00JS-55NCB1, WDC WD25 00JS-60NCB1, WDC WD25 00JS-60NCB2, WDC WD2500JS-00M, WDC WD2500JS-00N, WDC WD2500JS-40M, WDC WD2500JS-22NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-57MHB1, WDC WD2500JS-00SGB0, WDC WD25 00JS-00NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-60MHB1, WDC WD25 00JS-63MHB5, WDC WD2500JS-08NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-00MHB5, WDC WD2500JS-55NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-00MHB0, WDC WD2500JS-60MHB5, WDC WD2500JS-98NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-23M, WDC WD2500JS-75N, WDC WD25 00JS-75NCB3, WDC WD2500JS-55N, WDC WD25 00JS-75NCB2, WDC WD2500JS-00MHB1, WDC WD25 00JS-75NCB1, WDC WD2500JS-63M

Very poor average bench

The WD WD25 00JS-58NCB1 250GB averaged 70.3% 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 1.57MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD25 00JS-58NCB1 250GB is just 14%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD WD25 00JS-58NCB1 250GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 41.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 51.4MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 4,926 samples)
Min Avg Max
35.4 Read 51.7 60.6
36 Write 51.4 61.7
20 Mixed 41.8 59.8
36.1% 48.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.11 4K Read 0.46 0.68
0.38 4K Write 1.57 2.08
0.1 4K Mixed 0.35 0.5
87.5% 0.79 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
233GB free
Firmware: 10.02E02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 60.1
Write 62.7
Mixed 60.3
46% 61 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.49
113% 0.95 MB/s
220GB free
Firmware: 10.02E02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 54.3
Write 59.9
Mixed 25.1
34% 46.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.07
4K Write 1.84
4K Mixed 0.51
94% 0.81 MB/s
85GB free
Firmware: 10.02E02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 56
Write 57
Mixed 22
33% 45 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.45
114% 1.01 MB/s
219GB free
Firmware: 10.02E02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 55.7
Write 55.3
Mixed 31
35% 47.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.44
107% 0.93 MB/s
226GB free
Firmware: 10.02E03 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 47.6
Write 55.6
Mixed 51.7
39% 51.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.33
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.36
87% 0.82 MB/s
135GB free
Firmware: 10.02E02 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 47.3
Write 47.7
Mixed 40.3
34% 45.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.39
96% 0.85 MB/s
121GB free
Firmware: 10.02E01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 51.4
Write 29
Mixed 24.5
26% 34.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.25
4K Write 1.31
4K Mixed 0.19
56% 0.58 MB/s
152GB free
Firmware: 200. Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 33.2
Write 28.9
Mixed 36.9
25% 33 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.22
4K Mixed 0.32
74% 0.65 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 8,299,772 HDDs tested.

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Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 57%
Workstation 23%

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $410

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