Average Bench: 52.8% (264th of 979)

more Based on 5,025 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD10EARX-00N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-32N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-32N, WDC WD10 EARX-00N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-00PASB0, WDC WD10EARX-00N, WDC WD10EARX-22N, WDC WD10 EARX-00PASB0, WD10EARX-00Z8A0, WDC WD10 EARX-32N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-22N0YB0, WDC WD10 EARX-22N0YB0

Average average bench

The WD Green 1TB (2011) averaged 47.1% 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 Write Speed 1.44MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 95.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 1TB (2011) is 33.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD Green 1TB (2011) performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.18MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 74.7MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 5,025 samples)
Min Avg Max
62.8 Read 95.9 131
56.3 Write 88.2 119
17.7 Mixed 74.7 115
64.6% 86.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.17 4K Read 0.53 0.82
0.35 4K Write 1.44 2.03
0.11 4K Mixed 0.18 0.25
68.8% 0.72 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
536GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 105
Write 76
Mixed 86.4
67% 89.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.66
4K Mixed 0.18
65% 0.73 MB/s
730GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 98.6
Write 78.5
Mixed 79.5
64% 85.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.31
4K Write 1.57
4K Mixed 0.2
64% 0.69 MB/s
61GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 82.7
Write 87.6
Mixed 77.7
62% 82.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.67
4K Mixed 0.16
79% 0.85 MB/s
625GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 93.1
Write 76.5
Mixed 73.5
61% 81 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.56
4K Mixed 0.22
74% 0.76 MB/s
446GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 108
Write 56.1
Mixed 55.7
54% 73.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.08
4K Mixed 0.25
74% 0.65 MB/s
188GB free
Firmware: 51.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 90.9
Write 71.4
Mixed 71.4
58% 77.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.17
72% 0.81 MB/s
96GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 54.6
Write 53.7
Mixed 22.2
32% 43.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.18
79% 0.83 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 3,778,970 HDDs tested.


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Gaming 60%
Desktop 68%
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Workstation 41%
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Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LX - $21

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $670

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