Average Bench: 75.7% (87th of 979)

Based on 97 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA HDWA120, TOSHIB HDWA120

Good average bench

The Toshiba E300 2TB averaged 24.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba E300 2TB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 116MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 134MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba E300 2TB is 36%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba E300 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.16MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 130MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 97 samples)
Min Avg Max
92.9 Read 134 161
90 Write 130 153
15.4 Mixed 116 158
95.1% 127 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.38 4K Read 0.74 0.95
0.94 4K Write 1.72 2.19
0.12 4K Mixed 0.16 0.2
80.9% 0.87 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: MZ4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 147
Write 152
Mixed 143
111% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 1.76
4K Mixed 0.15
89% 0.95 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: ACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 138
Write 128
Mixed 137
101% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 2.05
4K Mixed 0.19
93% 1.02 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: ACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 134
Write 115
Mixed 136
97% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.84
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.19
89% 0.94 MB/s
728GB free
Firmware: MZ4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Read 111
Write 123
Mixed 139
94% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 1.75
4K Mixed 0.16
88% 0.94 MB/s
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Desktop 51%
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: Asus H81M-C - $62

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $424

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