Average Bench: 89% (30th of 979)

more Based on 26,475 user benchmarks.  Models: ST3000DM001-1CH166, ST3000DM ST3000DM001-1E61, ST3000DM 001-1CH166, ST3000DM ST3000DM001-1ER1, ST3000DM001-1ER, ST3000DM ST3000DM001-9YN, ST3000DM 001-9YN166, ST3000DM 001-1E6166, ST3000DM001-9YN1, ST3000DM001-1CH, ST3000DM001-1ER166, ST3000DM ST3000DM001-1CH, ST3000DM001-9YN166, ST3000DM ST3000DM001-9YN1, ST3000DM001-1ER1, ST3000DM001-9YN, ST3000DM001-1E61, ST3000DM001-1CH1, Seagate ST3000DM001-1CH1, ST3000DM 001-1ER166, ST3000DM ST3000DM001-1CH1, ST3000DM001-1E6166

Very good average bench

The Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB averaged just 11.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 161MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 134MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB is 45.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.65MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.48MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 26,475 samples)
Min Avg Max
106 Read 161 200
104 Write 149 184
64.6 Mixed 134 173
111% 148 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.35 4K Read 0.65 1.02
0.92 4K Write 1.48 1.82
0.15 4K Mixed 0.25 0.39
82.2% 0.79 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 174
Write 176
Mixed 166
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.32
99% 0.91 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC4H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 167
Write 179
Mixed 159
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 1.12
4K Write 1.14
4K Mixed 0.39
111% 0.88 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC4H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 166
Write 180
Mixed 158
126% 168 MB/s
4K Read 1.12
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.4
114% 0.92 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: HP51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 173
Write 174
Mixed 162
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.16
83% 0.9 MB/s
404GB free
Firmware: CC49 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 159
Write 167
Mixed 149
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.32
4K Mixed 0.27
85% 0.78 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 149
Write 159
Mixed 156
117% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.22
71% 0.7 MB/s
137GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 145
Write 150
Mixed 38.4
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.56
4K Mixed 0.24
86% 0.85 MB/s
261GB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 133
Write 131
Mixed 127
98% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.34
94% 0.87 MB/s
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Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 68%
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Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Extreme4 - $147

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,008

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