Average Bench: 64.1% (172nd of 1002)

Based on 39 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA DT01ACA200 1

Above average average bench

The Toshiba DT01ACA200 1 2TB averaged 35.9% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.38MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.69MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba DT01ACA200 1 2TB is 28.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Toshiba DT01ACA200 1 2TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 91.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 111MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 39 samples)
Min Avg Max
87.3 Read 112 157
71.8 Write 111 141
15.6 Mixed 91.3 117
78.5% 105 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.34 4K Read 0.7 0.95
1.16 4K Write 1.69 2.21
0.14 4K Mixed 0.38 0.47
103% 0.92 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: JJAOA3NH Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 122
Write 122
Mixed 115
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.4
102% 0.85 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: AB0MA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 110
Write 124
Mixed 105
85% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.35
98% 0.96 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: JJAOA3NH Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 113
Write 118
Mixed 115
87% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.42
104% 0.85 MB/s
643GB free
Firmware: BB0AA3FD Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Read 114
Write 113
Mixed 114
86% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.35
80% 0.66 MB/s
790GB free
Firmware: BB0MA840 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 69.9
Write 78.4
Mixed 66.2
54% 71.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.34
93% 0.88 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,216,749 HDDs tested.

Typical DT01ACA200 1 2TB Builds (Compare 6,267 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 62%
Desktop 73%
Workstation 48%

Motherboard: MSI Z97 PC Mate(MS-7850) - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $820

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