Average Bench: 90.3% (32nd of 1010)

Based on 10,553 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA HDWD130

Excellent average bench

The Toshiba P300 3TB averaged just 9.7% 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 0.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.04MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba P300 3TB is 52.2%. 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 30.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 156MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,553 samples)
Min Avg Max
96.9 Read 158 194
96.2 Write 157 194
17.5 Mixed 30.3 50.7
97.9 SusWrite 156 193
90.6% 126 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.04 1.2
1.3 4K Write 2.06 2.4
0.4 4K Mixed 0.6 0.8
148% 1.23 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 173 171 174 171 174 MB/s
Read 167
Write 156
Mixed 24.8
SusWrite 171
94% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 166 170 172 171 171 MB/s
Read 163
Write 164
Mixed 38.8
SusWrite 170
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
177% 1.4 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 163 161 161 161 162 MB/s
Read 149
Write 155
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 161
89% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 11,292,318 HDDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $49 @ launch in Oct '15
EbayUS HDWD130XZSTA $8210 hrs
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Typical P300 3TB Builds (Compare 17,227 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $1,075

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11 hrs ago.

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


Excellent

6 months ago.

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


Excellent

9 months ago.

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


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