Average Bench: 59% (200th of 984)

more Based on 20,826 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000DL003-9VT166, ST2000DL 003, ST2000DL003-9VT, ST2000DL003-9VT1, ST2000DL ST2000DL003-9VT1, ST2000DL ST2000DL003, Seagate ST2000DL003-9VT1, ST2000DL 003-9VT166

Average average bench

The Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB averaged 40.9% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.47MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.33MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB is 36.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.52MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 83.1MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 20,826 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.2 Read 103 133
68.5 Write 103 133
25.8 Mixed 83.1 118
72.1% 96.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.28 4K Read 0.52 0.74
0.51 4K Write 1.33 6.1
0.16 4K Mixed 0.47 0.74
98.9% 0.78 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: CC3C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 140
Write 136
Mixed 102
94% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.17
4K Mixed 0.73
132% 0.87 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 130
Write 117
Mixed 112
90% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.07
4K Mixed 0.75
132% 0.84 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 70.3
Write 106
Mixed 67.9
61% 81.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.47
85% 0.6 MB/s
214GB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 76.6
Write 87.5
Mixed 79.2
61% 81.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.21
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.37
65% 0.46 MB/s
214GB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 72.4
Write 89.8
Mixed 71.8
59% 78 MB/s
4K Read 0.29
4K Write 0.81
4K Mixed 0.32
63% 0.47 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 7,805,494 HDDs tested.


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Typical Barracuda Green 2TB Builds (Compare 17,904 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 12%
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Desktop 57%
Workstation 23%

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $378

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Intel Core i7-8700K $330Nvidia GTX 1070 $430Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $88
Intel Core i7-7700K $290Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $285Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $150
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $170AMD RX 480 $400Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $139
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $185SanDisk Extreme 64GB $50
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $975SanDisk Extreme 32GB $23
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $60Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $206SanDisk Extreme 16GB $18
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