Average Bench: 76.2% (86th of 983)

Based on 3,099 user benchmarks.  Models: ST4000DX001-1CE168, ST4000DX ST4000DX001-1CE1, ST4000DX 001-1CE168, ST4000DX001-1CE1

Good average bench

The Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB averaged 23.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 5.05MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.59MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB is 36.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 123MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,099 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.6 Read 123 169
99.8 Write 141 168
78.4 Mixed 112 139
94% 125 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.33 4K Read 0.6 0.75
1.87 4K Write 5.05 5.46
0.17 4K Mixed 0.59 0.8
184% 2.08 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 179
Write 157
Mixed 114
112% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 5.28
4K Mixed 0.58
189% 2.17 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC44
4KALIGNED
Read 188
Write 147
Mixed 145
120% 160 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 5.43
4K Mixed 0.53
182% 2.17 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 120
Write 168
Mixed 123
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 5.42
4K Mixed 0.53
188% 2.21 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 119
Write 149
Mixed 118
96% 129 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 5.32
4K Mixed 0.63
196% 2.2 MB/s
533GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 130
Write 138
Mixed 104
93% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.7
201% 2.2 MB/s
490GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 100
Write 150
Mixed 115
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 5.37
4K Mixed 0.34
158% 2.07 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 83.5
Write 157
Mixed 126
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 5.43
4K Mixed 0.79
219% 2.32 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 90.3
Write 129
Mixed 99.2
80% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 4.57
4K Mixed 0.66
172% 1.85 MB/s
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Typical Desktop SSHD 4TB Builds (Compare 3,045 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 99%
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Desktop 107%
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Workstation
Workstation 93%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $344

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,846

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Performance, capacity, affordable...

Added 2 years ago.

Good

1 month ago.

I own one, complete rubbish crashes fails.... its going in the bin when i manage to recover my data. This has completely put me off buy any further seagate products


Poor

11 months ago.

after 1,5 year 1 of my 2 these disks have bad sectors


Good

16 months ago.

Big, not very expensive, and not too slow


Good

15 months ago.

i really like it


Poor

15 months ago.

Incredibly noisy.


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