Average Bench: 51.6% (294th of 984)

more Based on 11,982 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD10SPCX-22HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-75KHST, WDC WD10SPCX-16KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-80KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-08H, WDC WD10SPCX-60HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-21KHST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-75KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-75, WDC WD10SPCX-75HWST, WDC WD10 SPCX-22KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-22KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-08M2NA0, WDC WD10SPCX-75KHST0, WD10SPCX-60KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-60, WDC WD10SPCX-80HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-60KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-00HWST0, WD10SPCX-75HWST, WDC WD10SPCX-55H, WDC WD10 SPCX-24HWST1, WDC WD10 SPCX-08HWST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-24HWST0, WD10SPCX-75KHST, WDC WD10SPCX-11HWST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-22HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-08S8TT0, WDC WD10SPCX-00KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-75HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-55HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-60K, WDC WD10SPCX-16HWST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-08S8TT0, WDC WD10 SPCX-21KHST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-75HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-24HWST1, WDC WD10SPCX-08S, WDC WD10SPCX-08HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-24HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-22H, WDC WD10SPCX-00H, WDC WD10 SPCX-60KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-24H

Average average bench

The WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2013) averaged 48.3% 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 1.46MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 86MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2013) is 26%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2013) performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.18MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,982 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.3 Read 92.9 110
41 Write 86.9 110
56.2 Mixed 86 106
66.7% 88.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.09 4K Read 0.4 0.56
0.5 4K Write 1.46 2
0.09 4K Mixed 0.18 0.25
64.1% 0.68 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
767GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 106
Write 100
Mixed 95.7
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.82
4K Mixed 0.16
66% 0.78 MB/s
905GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 92.4
Write 111
Mixed 105
78% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.29
4K Mixed 0.14
60% 0.65 MB/s
673GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 105
Write 92.1
Mixed 104
76% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.2
70% 0.77 MB/s
942GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 93.7
Write 94.2
Mixed 82
68% 90 MB/s
4K Read 0.28
4K Write 1.45
4K Mixed 0.24
65% 0.66 MB/s
357GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 94.2
Write 84.9
Mixed 86.1
67% 88.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.21
71% 0.81 MB/s
290GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 80.9
Write 77.9
Mixed 70.8
58% 76.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.09
4K Write 0.59
4K Mixed 0.08
24% 0.25 MB/s
887GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 76.8
Write 79
Mixed 74.5
58% 76.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.25
78% 0.79 MB/s
721GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 65.5
Write 65.5
Mixed 62.5
49% 64.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.19
4K Write 0.29
4K Mixed 0.13
28% 0.2 MB/s
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