Average Bench: 75.8% (85th of 984)

Based on 948 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD60EZRX-00MVLB1, WDC WD60EZRX-22KH5B1, WDC WD60 EZRX-00MVLB1, WDC WD60EZRX-00M, WDC WD60EZRX-11MVLB1

Good average bench

The WD Green 6TB (2014) averaged 24.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WD Green 6TB (2014) near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.25MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 120MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 6TB (2014) is 46.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Green 6TB (2014) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.24MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 128MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 948 samples)
Min Avg Max
85.2 Read 136 180
84.4 Write 128 163
76.9 Mixed 120 153
96.1% 128 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.42 4K Read 0.74 1.07
1.12 4K Write 2.25 2.8
0.17 4K Mixed 0.24 0.31
99.6% 1.08 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 157
Write 142
Mixed 133
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 2.21
4K Mixed 0.2
99% 1.09 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 145
Write 147
Mixed 131
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.36
4K Mixed 0.27
111% 1.18 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 142
Write 139
Mixed 133
104% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 2.64
4K Mixed 0.28
99% 1.13 MB/s
42GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 116
Write 128
Mixed 151
100% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.49
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.24
85% 0.92 MB/s
56GB free
Firmware: 0A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 157
Write 86.5
Mixed 103
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 2.12
4K Mixed 0.27
95% 1 MB/s
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Typical Green 6TB (2014) Builds (Compare 2,759 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Desktop 107%
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Workstation 95%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $344

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,681

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