Average Bench: 76.4% (84th of 979)

Based on 2,785 user benchmarks.  Models: ST4000DX001-1CE168, ST4000DX ST4000DX001-1CE1, ST4000DX 001-1CE168, ST4000DX001-1CE1

Good average bench

The Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB averaged 23.6% 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 5.14MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.61MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB is 39.3%. 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 0.61MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 124MB/s
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 2,785 samples)
Min Avg Max
79.6 Read 124 170
95.4 Write 141 168
78.7 Mixed 112 136
94.2% 126 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.37 4K Read 0.61 0.75
3.8 4K Write 5.14 5.53
0.35 4K Mixed 0.61 0.81
189% 2.12 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 171
Write 146
Mixed 115
107% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 5.32
4K Mixed 0.45
173% 2.12 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 130
Write 156
Mixed 115
100% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 5.36
4K Mixed 0.56
192% 2.21 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 124
Write 143
Mixed 101
92% 123 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.8
218% 2.28 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 126
Write 139
Mixed 107
93% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.63
193% 2.17 MB/s
926GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 90.9
Write 139
Mixed 101
83% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 5.25
4K Mixed 0.55
181% 2.11 MB/s
2,785 MORE »

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 3,740,914 HDDs tested.

 Prices

NeweggUS ST4000DX001 $169.993 months ago.
AmazonUS $181.971 month ago.
Send price feedback
Typical Desktop SSHD 4TB Builds (Compare 2,561 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 109%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $450

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $1,957

Popular Desktop SSHD 4TB compatible motherboards:

How Fast Is Your HDD? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark (UBM).
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write and mixed IO.
  • - Checks include: 4k Align, NCQ, TRIM, SATA, USB & S.M.A.R.T.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the highest voted in class.
  • - Find the best upgrades.
  • - Share your opinion by voting.
Hard Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) April 2017 HDD Rankings.

Welcome to our consumer Hard Drive comparison. We calculate effective speed which measures performance for typical consumers. Effective speed is adjusted by cost per GB to yield value for money. Calculated values don't always tell the whole picture so we check them against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors and more to bring you the definitive list of top HDDs. Share your opinion by voting. [HDrivePro]

979 Drives (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different HDDs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-7700K $303Nvidia GTX 1070 $330Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $100
Intel Core i5-7600K $229AMD RX 480 $215Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $170
AMD Ryzen 7 1700 $319Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $219Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $144
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $50Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $127SanDisk Extreme 64GB $33
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $90G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $700SanDisk Extreme 32GB $22
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB $46Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $136SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $13
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  @Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback