SeagateST500DM009
SeagateST500DM009

Release date: Q3 2016.

Release date: Q3 2016.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 14,754 user samples
7,377 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 117% 465GB free
Worst Bench: 38% 87GB free (System drive)
Poor: 38% Great: 117%
SPEED RANK: 59th / 1015
7,377 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 117% 465GB free
Worst Bench: 38% 87GB free (System drive)
Poor: 38% Great: 117%
SPEED RANK: 59th / 1015
Effective Speed
Effective HDD Speed
84.7 % 84.7 %
Effective Speed
Effective HDD Speed
84.7 % 84.7 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
156 MB/s 156 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
129 MB/s 129 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
0.65 MB/s 0.65 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
1.51 MB/s 1.51 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
67.6 MB/s 67.6 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
0.75 MB/s 0.75 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
139 MB/s 139 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
206 MB/s 206 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
194 MB/s 194 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
0.8 MB/s 0.8 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
2.06 MB/s 2.06 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
82.2 MB/s 82.2 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
0.9 MB/s 0.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
203 MB/s 203 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 29,522,807 HDDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.08 % 0.08 %
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.08 % 0.08 %
Value
Value For Money
32.9 % 32.9 %
Value
Value For Money
32.9 % 32.9 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
58 % 58 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
58 % 58 %
Price
Price (score)
$26 $26
Price
Price (score)
$26 $26
Age
Newest
49 Months 49 Months
Age
Newest
49 Months 49 Months
Capacity
Capacity
500GB 500GB
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