Average Bench: 79.5% (73rd of 984)

Based on 110 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD2001FFSX-68JNU, WDC WD20 01FFSX-68JNUN0, WDC WD2001FFSX-68JNUN0, WD WD2001FFSX-68JNU

Good average bench

The WD Red Pro 2TB (2014) averaged 20.5% 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 2.57MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 146MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Red Pro 2TB (2014) is 41.2%. 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 Read Speed 0.74MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.28MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 110 samples)
Min Avg Max
101 Read 146 191
91 Write 131 155
84.3 Mixed 124 148
100% 134 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.33 4K Read 0.74 0.96
0.54 4K Write 2.57 3.27
0.2 4K Mixed 0.28 0.36
109% 1.19 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 158
Write 140
Mixed 134
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.34
111% 1.14 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 159
Write 128
Mixed 119
101% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.41
4K Mixed 0.25
95% 1.07 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 126
Mixed 119
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.33
116% 1.21 MB/s
56GB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 113
Write 112
Mixed 65.1
72% 96.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 0.51
4K Mixed 0.29
64% 0.44 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 132
Write 82.4
Mixed 105
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 2.27
4K Mixed 0.22
94% 1.05 MB/s
307GB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 105
Write 101
Mixed 99.4
77% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 2.94
4K Mixed 0.27
116% 1.33 MB/s
92GB free
Firmware: 81.00A81 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 100
Write 91.3
Mixed 81.8
68% 91.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 2.49
4K Mixed 0.21
91% 1.07 MB/s
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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: 85% - Excellent Total price: $550

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