Average Bench: 84.5% (64th of 1002)

more Based on 1,400 user benchmarks.  Models: ST3000VX000-9YW166, ST3000VX ST3000VX000-1ES1, ST3000VX000-1CU1, ST3000VX 000-1ES166, ST3000VX ST3000VX000-1CU1, ST3000VX ST3000VX000-9YW1, ST3000VX000-1CU166, ST3000VX000-1ES1, ST3000VX000-1ES166, ST3000VX 000-9YW166, ST3000VX000-9YW1, ST3000VX 000-1CU166

Very good average bench

The Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 3TB averaged just 15.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 3TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 150MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 129MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 3TB is 49.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 3TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.19MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.26MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,400 samples)
Min Avg Max
101 Read 150 192
94.2 Write 144 183
73.1 Mixed 129 173
106% 141 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.34 4K Read 0.65 0.92
0.61 4K Write 1.26 1.67
0.13 4K Mixed 0.19 0.25
70.9% 0.7 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: CV26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 179
Write 194
Mixed 167
135% 180 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.21
84% 0.82 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CV13 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 185
Write 182
Mixed 159
131% 175 MB/s
4K Read 0.97
4K Write 1.13
4K Mixed 0.19
83% 0.77 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CV22 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 181
Write 142
Mixed 168
124% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.13
4K Mixed 0.17
67% 0.65 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CV27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 164
Write 149
Mixed 147
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.46
4K Mixed 0.2
70% 0.71 MB/s
979GB free
Firmware: CV13 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 159
Write 146
Mixed 105
102% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 1.18
4K Mixed 0.16
60% 0.61 MB/s
668GB free
Firmware: CV23 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 147
Write 109
Mixed 136
99% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.43
4K Write 1.11
4K Mixed 0.16
56% 0.56 MB/s
527GB free
Firmware: CV26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 106
Write 109
Mixed 106
81% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.22
85% 0.84 MB/s
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Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 65%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,175

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