Average Bench: 80.3% (70th of 984)

Based on 102 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 19.6% 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 2.61MB/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 0.75MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 102 samples)
Min Avg Max
104 Read 148 192
96.6 Write 132 155
86.3 Mixed 126 148
102% 135 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.37 4K Read 0.75 0.97
0.57 4K Write 2.61 3.28
0.19 4K Mixed 0.28 0.36
110% 1.21 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 170
Write 136
Mixed 133
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 3.02
4K Mixed 0.24
119% 1.38 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 141
Write 138
Mixed 131
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 2.84
4K Mixed 0.27
122% 1.35 MB/s
692GB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 131
Write 134
Mixed 135
101% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 2.76
4K Mixed 0.25
108% 1.24 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 127
Write 123
Mixed 129
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.81
4K Mixed 0.24
117% 1.32 MB/s
644GB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 103
Write 111
Mixed 98.5
78% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 2.73
4K Mixed 0.32
122% 1.31 MB/s
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 Prices

BHPhotoUS $139.9513 months ago.
AmazonUS $188.3024 days ago.
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Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $652

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