Average Bench: 80.5% (67th of 983)

Based on 94 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD2001FFSX-68JNU, WDC WD20 01FFSX-68JNUN0, WDC WD2001FFSX-68JNUN0, WD WD2001FFSX-68JNU

Very good average bench

The WD Red Pro 2TB (2014) averaged just 19.4% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WD Red Pro 2TB (2014) near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.62MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 148MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Red Pro 2TB (2014) is 36.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Red Pro 2TB (2014) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.28MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.76MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 94 samples)
Min Avg Max
105 Read 148 193
95 Write 132 155
86.1 Mixed 126 149
102% 136 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.44 4K Read 0.76 0.98
0.54 4K Write 2.62 3.31
0.2 4K Mixed 0.28 0.36
111% 1.22 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 192
Write 146
Mixed 142
120% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.89
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.23
117% 1.34 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 174
Write 132
Mixed 130
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.25
112% 1.31 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 160
Write 138
Mixed 137
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.97
4K Write 2.77
4K Mixed 0.29
124% 1.34 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 165
Write 133
Mixed 128
106% 142 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.91
4K Mixed 0.25
115% 1.32 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 122
Write 104
Mixed 111
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 2.74
4K Mixed 0.25
109% 1.24 MB/s
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Typical Red Pro 2TB (2014) Builds (Compare 2,295 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 53%
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $683

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