Average Bench: 55.8% (240th of 984)

Based on 340 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000DM000-9TS15E, ST1000DM 000-9TS15E, ST1000DM000-9TS1, ST1000DM ST1000DM000-9TS1

Average average bench

The Seagate Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) averaged 44.1% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.48MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) is 30.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 80.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 96.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 340 samples)
Min Avg Max
66 Read 98.2 124
66.2 Write 96.4 123
30.3 Mixed 80.5 116
68.6% 91.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.35 4K Read 0.61 0.85
1.14 4K Write 1.48 1.79
0.25 4K Mixed 0.4 0.54
97.8% 0.83 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
437GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 117
Write 112
Mixed 107
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.28
89% 0.81 MB/s
326GB free
Firmware: CC92
!4KALIGNED
Read 107
Write 102
Mixed 85.7
74% 98.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.52
105% 0.86 MB/s
484GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 100
Write 99.9
Mixed 92.6
73% 97.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.55
4K Mixed 0.48
113% 0.93 MB/s
314GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 86
Write 87.9
Mixed 30.5
50% 68.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.48
106% 0.84 MB/s
261GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 89.3
Write 84.5
Mixed 83.6
65% 85.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.45
92% 0.71 MB/s
97GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 92.9
Write 77.9
Mixed 84.1
64% 85 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.28
79% 0.74 MB/s
37GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 68.7
Write 64.2
Mixed 61.9
49% 64.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.4
102% 0.89 MB/s
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Typical Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) Builds (Compare 1,692 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 114%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 124%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI Z270 GAMING M7 (MS-7A57) - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 110% - Outstanding Total price: $1,147

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