Average Bench: 75.7% (88th of 979)

Based on 3,312 user benchmarks.  Models: ST4000DX001-1CE168, ST4000DX ST4000DX001-1CE1, ST4000DX 001-1CE168, ST4000DX001-1CE1

Good average bench

The Seagate Desktop SSHD 4TB averaged 24.2% 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 5.11MB/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 38.9%. 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 0.61MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 122MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,312 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.3 Read 122 165
89.8 Write 140 167
77.3 Mixed 112 138
93.7% 125 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.36 4K Read 0.61 0.75
3.29 4K Write 5.11 5.55
0.35 4K Mixed 0.61 0.81
188% 2.11 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 161
Write 131
Mixed 147
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 5.82
4K Mixed 0.77
212% 2.35 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 140
Write 151
Mixed 92.8
95% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 5.39
4K Mixed 0.46
170% 2.1 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 152
Write 133
Mixed 136
106% 140 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 4.95
4K Mixed 0.55
174% 2.01 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 133
Write 147
Mixed 128
102% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 5.28
4K Mixed 0.53
181% 2.14 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 126
Write 152
Mixed 125
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 5.26
4K Mixed 0.7
196% 2.15 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: CC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 117
Write 160
Mixed 130
102% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.31
4K Write 5.45
4K Mixed 0.63
183% 2.13 MB/s
573GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 113
Write 117
Mixed 94.8
81% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 5.43
4K Mixed 0.49
178% 2.16 MB/s
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $464

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