Average Bench: 55.4% (242nd of 984)

Based on 300 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000DM000-9TS15E, ST1000DM 000-9TS15E, ST1000DM000-9TS1, ST1000DM ST1000DM000-9TS1

Average average bench

The Seagate Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) averaged 44.6% 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 31.5%. 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 79.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 95.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 300 samples)
Min Avg Max
65 Read 97.3 124
65.4 Write 95.7 123
30.6 Mixed 79.9 114
68.1% 91 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%
931GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 121
Write 123
Mixed 84.5
81% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.51
120% 1.01 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: CC91 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 116
Write 121
Mixed 114
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.79
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.5
119% 0.98 MB/s
644GB free
Firmware: CC93 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 118
Write 112
Mixed 102
83% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.43
106% 0.9 MB/s
698GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 115
Write 113
Mixed 109
85% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.58
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.37
91% 0.78 MB/s
742GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 110
Write 87.4
Mixed 31.7
56% 76.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.29
4K Mixed 0.18
61% 0.62 MB/s
562GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 92.7
Write 102
Mixed 86.4
70% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.29
77% 0.71 MB/s
558GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 87.7
Write 92.5
Mixed 81.1
65% 87.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.32
4K Mixed 0.47
104% 0.82 MB/s
197GB free
Firmware: CC92 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 88.5
Write 89.3
Mixed 88.7
67% 88.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.3
87% 0.84 MB/s
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Typical Desktop HDD 1TB (2013) Builds (Compare 1,241 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS V GENE - $223

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,169

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