Average Bench: 77.9% (91st of 1002)

Based on 370 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000VX003-1HH164, ST2000VX003-1HH1, ST2000VX ST2000VX003-1HH1, ST2000VX 003-1HH164

Good average bench

The Seagate ST2000VX003-1HH164 2TB averaged 22.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate ST2000VX003-1HH164 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 119MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 137MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST2000VX003-1HH164 2TB is 43.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST2000VX003-1HH164 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.18MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.61MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 370 samples)
Min Avg Max
89.7 Read 137 172
90.6 Write 134 168
59.4 Mixed 119 158
97.8% 130 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.39 4K Read 0.61 0.76
0.82 4K Write 1.44 1.76
0.12 4K Mixed 0.18 0.22
71.8% 0.74 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: CV12 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 159
Write 164
Mixed 151
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.19
86% 0.91 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: CV11 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 157
Write 159
Mixed 155
118% 157 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.13
66% 0.73 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CV12 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 154
Write 129
Mixed 130
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 0.39
4K Mixed 0.28
68% 0.46 MB/s
108GB free
Firmware: CV11 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 150
Write 127
Mixed 106
96% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.18
65% 0.69 MB/s
543GB free
Firmware: HK14 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 127
Write 127
Mixed 107
90% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.51
4K Mixed 0.17
74% 0.78 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,216,749 HDDs tested.

Typical ST2000VX003-1HH164 2TB Builds (Compare 1,263 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE IV BLACK EDITION

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,445

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