Average Bench: 91% (26th of 979)

Based on 57 user benchmarks.  Model: HGST HDN726050ALE610

Excellent average bench

The HGST Deskstar NAS 5TB averaged just 8.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the HGST Deskstar NAS 5TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.47MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.98MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HGST Deskstar NAS 5TB is 33.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the HGST Deskstar NAS 5TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 150MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 137MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 57 samples)
Min Avg Max
126 Read 168 195
97.8 Write 150 181
86.5 Mixed 137 165
114% 151 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.64 4K Read 0.98 1.17
1.25 4K Write 2.15 3.65
0.28 4K Mixed 0.47 0.76
132% 1.2 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free
Firmware: APGNT517 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 169
Write 181
Mixed 97.4
110% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.99
4K Write 1.28
4K Mixed 0.44
114% 0.9 MB/s
4.5TB free
Firmware: APGNT517 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 169
Write 147
Mixed 158
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.43
4K Mixed 0.4
139% 1.34 MB/s
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Typical Deskstar NAS 5TB Builds (Compare 2,385 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 62%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 52%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 - $497

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $1,400

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