Average Bench: 46.6% (403rd of 984)

Based on 35,359 user benchmarks.  Models: HGST HTS541010A9E680, HGST HTS541010A9E680, HGST HTS541010A9E6800, HTS541010A9E680, Hitachi HTS541010A9E680

Below average average bench

The HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB averaged 53.4% 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 Write Speed 1.22MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 75.2MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB is 22.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.36MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.16MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 35,359 samples)
Min Avg Max
60 Read 81.7 99.8
56.2 Write 80.6 99.9
43.6 Mixed 75.2 95.5
59.5% 79.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.09 4K Read 0.36 0.52
0.46 4K Write 1.22 1.52
0.07 4K Mixed 0.16 0.19
55.1% 0.58 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
629GB free
Firmware: JA0OA7G0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 84
Write 98.2
Mixed 92.8
69% 91.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.17
68% 0.74 MB/s
215GB free
Firmware: JA0OA710 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 86.7
Write 89.8
Mixed 80.6
64% 85.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.24
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.18
56% 0.61 MB/s
397GB free
Firmware: JA0OA7G0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 84.2
Write 82.4
Mixed 74
60% 80.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.18
65% 0.67 MB/s
812GB free
Firmware: JA0OA7G0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 75.1
Write 90.7
Mixed 92.3
65% 86 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.17
60% 0.64 MB/s
637GB free
Firmware: JA0OA710 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 81.2
Write 65.8
Mixed 59.9
52% 68.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.17
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.12
39% 0.41 MB/s
851GB free
Firmware: JA0OA560 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 69.8
Write 64.7
Mixed 65.7
50% 66.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 1.42
4K Mixed 0.18
61% 0.65 MB/s
580GB free
Firmware: JA0OA710 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 60.8
Write 61.4
Mixed 66.6
48% 62.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 1.36
4K Mixed 0.16
58% 0.63 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,813,508 HDDs tested.

Typical Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB Builds (Compare 8,811 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 27%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

System: HP Notebook

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