Average Bench: 52.4% (274th of 984)

more Based on 10,939 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-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 47.5% 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 1.44MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 87.5MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2013) is 25.5%. 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 0.41MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.18MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,939 samples)
Min Avg Max
67.5 Read 94.3 110
40.9 Write 88.4 112
57.1 Mixed 87.5 107
67.8% 90.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.11 4K Read 0.41 0.55
0.47 4K Write 1.44 2.01
0.08 4K Mixed 0.18 0.26
63.6% 0.68 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 103
Write 115
Mixed 98.4
79% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.22
82% 0.89 MB/s
919GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 105
Write 112
Mixed 99.5
79% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.26
80% 0.8 MB/s
680GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 98
Write 93.2
Mixed 94.3
72% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.14
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.12
33% 0.32 MB/s
895GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 91.3
Write 97.2
Mixed 94.3
71% 94.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.42
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.19
64% 0.66 MB/s
547GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 87.5
Write 96
Mixed 91.9
69% 91.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.2
74% 0.81 MB/s
387GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 78.6
Write 102
Mixed 105
72% 95.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.29
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.15
61% 0.73 MB/s
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