Average Bench: 54.7% (245th of 979)

Based on 216 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000DM000-9TS15E, ST1000DM 000-9TS15E, ST1000DM000-9TS1, ST1000DM ST1000DM000-9TS1

Average average bench

The Seagate Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) averaged 45.2% 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 32.3%. 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 77.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 94.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 216 samples)
Min Avg Max
62.6 Read 95.9 124
65 Write 94.8 122
30.1 Mixed 77.3 112
66.9% 89.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.35 4K Read 0.6 0.85
1.14 4K Write 1.48 1.79
0.25 4K Mixed 0.4 0.54
97.1% 0.83 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
786GB free
Firmware: CC93 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 125
Write 120
Mixed 33.3
68% 92.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.54
116% 0.95 MB/s
808GB free
Firmware: CC91 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 120
Write 116
Mixed 109
86% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.62
4K Mixed 0.53
123% 0.99 MB/s
505GB free
Firmware: CC91 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 96.8
Write 111
Mixed 83.4
72% 96.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.44
92% 0.7 MB/s
221GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 96
Write 91.6
Mixed 88
69% 91.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.39
4K Mixed 0.34
89% 0.78 MB/s
516GB free
Firmware: CC93 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 87
Write 86.7
Mixed 81
64% 84.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.4
96% 0.81 MB/s
217GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 79.7
Write 79.8
Mixed 97.5
65% 85.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.26
4K Mixed 0.34
81% 0.69 MB/s
164GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 61.5
Write 77.6
Mixed 74.5
54% 71.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.14
4K Mixed 0.28
68% 0.6 MB/s
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Typical Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) Builds (Compare 872 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS V GENE - $223

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $1,107

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