Average Bench: 56.4% (229th of 984)

Based on 2,096 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632

Average average bench

The Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632 2TB averaged 43.6% 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 0.3MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.37MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632 2TB is 34.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Hitachi HDS5C3020ALA632 2TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.49MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 79.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,096 samples)
Min Avg Max
66 Read 97.9 128
65.5 Write 98.7 131
19.4 Mixed 79.7 116
68.9% 92.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.24 4K Read 0.49 0.7
0.65 4K Write 1.37 1.89
0.17 4K Mixed 0.3 0.4
78.7% 0.72 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: ML6OAA10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 113
Write 134
Mixed 113
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.77
4K Mixed 0.39
106% 0.96 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: ML6OA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 99
Write 110
Mixed 88.8
74% 99.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 0.93
4K Mixed 0.19
58% 0.54 MB/s
551GB free
Firmware: ML6OA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 106
Write 94
Mixed 115
80% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.14
4K Mixed 0.26
70% 0.63 MB/s
740GB free
Firmware: ML6OA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 98.2
Write 100
Mixed 90.4
72% 96.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.31
4K Mixed 0.29
74% 0.67 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: ML6OA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 96.8
Write 100
Mixed 83
70% 93.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.27
80% 0.75 MB/s
852GB free
Firmware: ML6OA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 103
Write 85.9
Mixed 84
68% 91.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.28
76% 0.7 MB/s
763GB free
Firmware: ML6OAA10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
5940 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 109
Write 64.1
Mixed 107
71% 93.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.35
4K Write 0.92
4K Mixed 0.19
52% 0.49 MB/s
122GB free
Firmware: ML6OA580 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5940 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 93.3
Write 63.7
Mixed 65
55% 74 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.18
68% 0.66 MB/s
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Gaming 57%
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Desktop 55%
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Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH 990FX R2.0 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $865

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