Average Bench: 89.3% (32nd of 979)

more Based on 32,466 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 10.7% 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 137MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB is 45.8%. 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 0.66MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.51MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 32,466 samples)
Min Avg Max
108 Read 161 200
104 Write 150 186
75.1 Mixed 137 176
112% 149 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.36 4K Read 0.66 0.99
0.9 4K Write 1.51 1.77
0.15 4K Mixed 0.25 0.39
83.5% 0.81 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 164
Write 181
Mixed 170
130% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.68
4K Mixed 0.18
77% 0.83 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 173
Write 156
Mixed 158
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.31
100% 0.94 MB/s
929GB free
Firmware: CC29 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 120
Write 172
Mixed 143
109% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.86
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.32
102% 0.94 MB/s
418GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 133
Write 114
Mixed 118
92% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.48
4K Mixed 0.24
87% 0.83 MB/s
352GB free
Firmware: CC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 143
Write 104
Mixed 108
88% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.03
4K Mixed 0.28
73% 0.62 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CC26
4KALIGNED
Read 120
Write 99.2
Mixed 107
82% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 1.16
4K Mixed 0.28
80% 0.7 MB/s
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Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $141

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