Average Bench: 68% (147th of 1002)

Based on 1,192 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000NM0011, ST1000NM 0011, ST1000NM ST1000NM0011

Above average average bench

The Seagate ST1000NM0011 1TB averaged 32.0% 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 Mixed IO Speed 0.48MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.82MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST1000NM0011 1TB is 32.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate ST1000NM0011 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 99MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 116MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,192 samples)
Min Avg Max
86 Read 121 146
82.6 Write 116 143
32.1 Mixed 99 130
83.9% 112 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.41 4K Read 0.73 0.93
1.32 4K Write 1.82 2.23
0.29 4K Mixed 0.48 0.64
117% 1.01 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
891GB free
Firmware: SN03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7202 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 138
Write 139
Mixed 129
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 2.19
4K Mixed 0.59
143% 1.22 MB/s
892GB free
Firmware: SN03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7202 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 125
Write 143
Mixed 130
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.41
123% 1.15 MB/s
930GB free
Firmware: SN03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7202 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 140
Write 127
Mixed 71.7
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
146% 1.24 MB/s
182GB free
Firmware: SN03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7202 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 120
Write 123
Mixed 124
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.38
97% 0.91 MB/s
488GB free
Firmware: SN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7202 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 137
Write 100
Mixed 84.9
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.31
88% 0.86 MB/s
756GB free
Firmware: SN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7202 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 118
Write 110
Mixed 32.5
63% 86.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.46
114% 1.01 MB/s
305GB free
Firmware: SN03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7202 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 71.8
Write 126
Mixed 84.8
71% 94.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.48
123% 1.03 MB/s
174GB free
Firmware: SN02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7202 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 87.8
Write 84
Mixed 88.7
66% 86.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.55
128% 1.05 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 8,795,721 HDDs tested.

Typical ST1000NM0011 1TB Builds (Compare 10,712 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $78

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $515

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