Average Bench: 85.4% (46th of 979)

more Based on 644 user benchmarks.  Models: ST3000VX000-9YW166, ST3000VX ST3000VX000-1ES1, ST3000VX000-1CU1, ST3000VX 000-1ES166, ST3000VX ST3000VX000-1CU1, 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 14.6% 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 152MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 146MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 3TB is 47.4%. 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 1.25MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 644 samples)
Min Avg Max
99.3 Read 152 192
97.1 Write 146 188
49.2 Mixed 125 174
106% 141 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.34 4K Read 0.67 0.98
0.78 4K Write 1.25 1.68
0.13 4K Mixed 0.19 0.25
72.2% 0.7 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: CV23 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 175
Write 186
Mixed 169
133% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.25
4K Mixed 0.23
80% 0.74 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: CV22 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 161
Write 164
Mixed 152
120% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.89
4K Write 1.28
4K Mixed 0.17
80% 0.78 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: CV22 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 172
Write 152
Mixed 136
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.2
74% 0.71 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CV13 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 157
Write 159
Mixed 135
113% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 1.25
4K Mixed 0.24
90% 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 151
Write 155
Mixed 80.7
95% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.93
4K Write 1.29
4K Mixed 0.19
84% 0.8 MB/s
328GB free
Firmware: CV13 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 118
Write 124
Mixed 86.2
82% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.13
57% 0.6 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CV23 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 121
Write 106
Mixed 105
83% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.14
4K Mixed 0.16
66% 0.65 MB/s
97GB free
Firmware: CV23 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 92.9
Write 102
Mixed 86.5
70% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 0.99
4K Mixed 0.14
49% 0.5 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CV23
4KALIGNED
Read 70.9
Write 57.9
Mixed 62.6
48% 63.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.17
67% 0.65 MB/s
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BHPhotoUS $104.9918 months ago.
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Gaming
Gaming 95%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $141

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Outstanding Total price: $1,016

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