Average Bench: 74.9% (97th of 983)

Based on 601 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 25.0% 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 2.26MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 119MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 6TB (2014) is 45.8%. 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 0.25MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 127MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 601 samples)
Min Avg Max
84.4 Read 134 177
81.9 Write 127 163
77.9 Mixed 119 153
95.1% 127 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.43 4K Read 0.75 1.04
0.55 4K Write 2.26 2.85
0.17 4K Mixed 0.25 0.31
101% 1.08 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
4TB free
Firmware: 80.0
4KALIGNED
Read 142
Write 145
Mixed 131
105% 139 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 2.69
4K Mixed 0.3
123% 1.32 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 137
Write 142
Mixed 111
97% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.73
4K Mixed 0.3
121% 1.31 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 131
Write 129
Mixed 125
96% 128 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 2.31
4K Mixed 0.27
96% 1.05 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 123
Write 125
Mixed 86.8
83% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.66
4K Write 2.67
4K Mixed 0.22
102% 1.18 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5700 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Read 135
Write 97.2
Mixed 120
89% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.95
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.29
112% 1.13 MB/s
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OutletPCUS $212.9811 months ago.
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Workstation 93%
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Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE V EXTREME - $344

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,846

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