Average Bench: 71.1% (112th of 984)

more Based on 4,888 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD10EZRZ-00Z5HB0, WDC WD10EZRZ-00Z, WDC WD10EZRZ-009BA0, WDC WD10EZRZ-22HTKB0, WD10EZRZ-00HTKB, WDC WD10 EZRZ-00HTKB0, WDC WD10 EZRZ-00Z5HB0, WDC WD10EZRZ-00HTKB0, WDC WD10EZRZ-00H

Good average bench

The WD Blue 1TB (2015) averaged 28.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.07MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 113MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Blue 1TB (2015) is 38.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Blue 1TB (2015) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.22MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 120MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,888 samples)
Min Avg Max
86.2 Read 128 164
77.6 Write 120 149
72 Mixed 113 141
90.3% 120 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.29 4K Read 0.72 1.03
1.01 4K Write 2.07 2.58
0.14 4K Mixed 0.22 0.29
93.5% 1.01 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
750GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 139
Write 142
Mixed 129
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.59
4K Mixed 0.25
117% 1.28 MB/s
408GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 118
Write 112
Mixed 119
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.25
92% 0.99 MB/s
518GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 80.7
Write 118
Mixed 114
79% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.04
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.21
100% 1.01 MB/s
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Workstation 66%
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Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $1,159

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Solid performance and reliability for everyday computing...

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Solid drive. Really one of the most performant HDDs you can buy for the price.


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