Average Bench: 55.7% (240th of 984)

Based on 2,770 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632

Average average bench

The Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632 2TB averaged 44.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.29MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.36MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632 2TB is 35.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.47MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 77.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,770 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.8 Read 96.7 128
62.9 Write 97.4 127
21.3 Mixed 77.6 115
67.8% 90.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.21 4K Read 0.47 0.7
0.68 4K Write 1.36 1.89
0.17 4K Mixed 0.29 0.4
77% 0.71 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1TB free
Firmware: 01.00101 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 113
Write 113
Mixed 113
85% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.52
149% 1.39 MB/s
558GB free
Firmware: ML6OA5C0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 109
Write 117
Mixed 28.3
62% 84.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.33
83% 0.73 MB/s
885GB free
Firmware: ML6OAA10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 98.9
Write 107
Mixed 95.5
76% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.34
93% 0.88 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: ML6OA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 77.4
Write 107
Mixed 111
75% 98.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.21
76% 0.72 MB/s
77GB free
Firmware: ML6OAA10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 64.1
Write 69.1
Mixed 60.4
48% 64.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.32
78% 0.7 MB/s
574GB free
Firmware: ML6OA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 54.5
Write 53.6
Mixed 61.2
43% 56.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.02
4K Mixed 0.24
61% 0.54 MB/s
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Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $914

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