Average Bench: 50.4% (318th of 984)

Based on 14,387 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MQ01ABF050

Average average bench

The Toshiba MQ01ABF050 500GB averaged 49.6% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.26MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 81.4MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MQ01ABF050 500GB is 23.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Toshiba MQ01ABF050 500GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.35MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.17MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,387 samples)
Min Avg Max
64.8 Read 89 106
61.6 Write 86.6 106
46.1 Mixed 81.4 101
64.4% 85.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.09 4K Read 0.35 0.49
0.37 4K Write 1.26 1.63
0.08 4K Mixed 0.17 0.21
56.6% 0.59 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
391GB free
Firmware: AM002C Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 108
Write 107
Mixed 104
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.52
4K Mixed 0.22
73% 0.75 MB/s
355GB free
Firmware: AM0P2C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 102
Write 98.2
Mixed 90.3
73% 96.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.15
58% 0.65 MB/s
401GB free
Firmware: AM0P2C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 93.6
Write 98.3
Mixed 95.7
72% 95.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.2
69% 0.72 MB/s
432GB free
Firmware: AM0P4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 100
Write 88.5
Mixed 89.2
70% 92.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.25
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.12
40% 0.43 MB/s
405GB free
Firmware: AM0P3M Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 91.1
Write 79.2
Mixed 31.6
49% 67.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.22
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.18
54% 0.59 MB/s
290GB free
Firmware: AM0P4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 74.5
Write 74
Mixed 66.1
54% 71.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.28
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.19
61% 0.65 MB/s
210GB free
Firmware: AM0P3M Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 69.5
Write 69.2
Mixed 67.4
52% 68.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.15
4K Mixed 0.13
52% 0.56 MB/s
212GB free
Firmware: AM001J Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 61.9
Write 64.4
Mixed 58.7
46% 61.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.39
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.19
63% 0.65 MB/s
78GB free
Firmware: AM0P1D Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 58.3
Write 57.3
Mixed 55.9
43% 57.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.26
4K Mixed 0.16
60% 0.62 MB/s
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AmazonUS $32.002 years ago.
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Gaming 12%
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Desktop 27%
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Workstation 15%
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