Average Bench: 55% (243rd of 979)

Based on 230 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000DM000-9TS15E, ST1000DM 000-9TS15E, ST1000DM000-9TS1, ST1000DM ST1000DM000-9TS1

Average average bench

The Seagate Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) averaged 45.0% 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 0.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.49MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) is 33.3%. 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 77.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 95.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 230 samples)
Min Avg Max
63.3 Read 96.3 124
65 Write 95.1 124
30.5 Mixed 77.7 114
67.2% 89.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.35 4K Read 0.61 0.85
1.14 4K Write 1.49 1.8
0.25 4K Mixed 0.4 0.54
97.7% 0.83 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 129
Write 131
Mixed 120
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.56
123% 0.96 MB/s
736GB free
Firmware: CC93 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 109
Write 107
Mixed 33.2
60% 82.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.87
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.46
122% 1.06 MB/s
607GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 92.8
Write 99.7
Mixed 94.9
72% 95.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.41
4K Mixed 0.32
80% 0.72 MB/s
232GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 89.2
Write 98
Mixed 100
72% 95.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.39
4K Mixed 0.31
82% 0.74 MB/s
303GB free
Firmware: CC93 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 82
Write 85.5
Mixed 79.1
62% 82.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.5
116% 0.94 MB/s
365GB free
Firmware: CC93 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 75.8
Write 82.4
Mixed 66.7
56% 75 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.46
108% 0.88 MB/s
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Typical Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) Builds (Compare 943 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS V GENE - $223

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $1,176

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