Real World Speed
Performance profile from 235,501 user samples
235,501 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 113% 3TB free
Worst Bench: 56% 2TB free (System drive)
Poor: 56% Great: 113%
SPEED RANK: 31st / 1015
Effective Speed
Effective HDD Speed
88.3 % +1% 87.8 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
152 MB/s 155 MB/s +2%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
127 MB/s 136 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+7%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
0.71 MB/s 0.86 MB/s Faster random read.
+21%
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
1.72 MB/s 1.99 MB/s Faster random write.
+16%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
75.6 MB/s 79.2 MB/s +5%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
0.72 MB/s 0.83 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+16%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
155 MB/s +3% 150 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
200 MB/s +1% 199 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
177 MB/s 180 MB/s +2%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
0.9 MB/s 1.03 MB/s Faster peak random read.
+15%
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
3.11 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+26%
2.47 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
86.9 MB/s 93.6 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+8%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
0.9 MB/s 1 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+11%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
200 MB/s +3% 195 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 53,513,281 HDDs tested
User Rating
UBM User Rating
55 % 59.6 % Slightly more popular.
+8%
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.68 % 3.52 % Hugely higher market share.
+417%
Price
Price (score)
$75 58.3 USD Cheaper.
+29%
Value
Value For Money
70.6 % Better value.
+17%
60.2 %
Age
Newest
153 Months 120 Months More recent.
+28%
Capacity
Capacity
3TB   —
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