Average Bench: 89.4% (37th of 1010)

Based on 8,901 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA HDWD130

Very good average bench

The Toshiba P300 3TB averaged just 10.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba P300 3TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.54MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.03MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba P300 3TB is 54.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba P300 3TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 46MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 152MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,901 samples)
Min Avg Max
92.2 Read 158 194
95.8 Write 156 194
18 Mixed 46 164
90.7 SusWrite 152 194
92.9% 128 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.66 4K Read 1.03 1.2
1.2 4K Write 2.04 2.4
0.2 4K Mixed 0.54 0.8
141% 1.2 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 188 190 190 188 190 MB/s
Read 193
Write 190
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 189
107% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 184 193 193 193 193 MB/s
Read 183
Write 176
Mixed 30
SusWrite 188
104% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
166% 1.37 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 117 118 120 118 118 MB/s
Read 127
Write 132
Mixed 35.6
SusWrite 118
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
156% 1.3 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 10,118,389 HDDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $49 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS HDWD130XZSTA $743 hrs
EbayUS HDWD130XZSTA $822 hrs
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Typical P300 3TB Builds (Compare 15,873 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $1,197

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 Comments

Performance that meets demands...

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9 months ago.

Really quiet and fast! Great value, especially on sale.


Excellent

3 months ago.

Bought two drives. Both became defective (extremely loud rotation sound while idling) within a day.


Excellent

7 months ago.

One excepcional HDD, velocity of write and read very Good! And your price, no comments... :D


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