SeagateST8000DM004
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Real World Speed
Performance profile from 716,404 user samples
3,186 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 92% 7.5TB free
Worst Bench: 40% 2.5TB free
Poor: 40% Great: 92%
SPEED RANK: 135th / 1015
713,218 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 115% 931GB free
Worst Bench: 48% 157GB free
Poor: 48% Great: 115%
SPEED RANK: 42nd / 1015
Effective Speed
Effective HDD Speed
69.5 % 88.3 % Faster effective speed.
+27%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
100 MB/s 158 MB/s Much faster read speed.
+58%
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
121 MB/s 135 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+12%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
1.48 MB/s Hugely faster random read.
+92%
0.77 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
4.81 MB/s Hugely faster random write.
+193%
1.64 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
66.4 MB/s 74.6 MB/s Slightly faster mixed IO speed.
+12%
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
0.65 MB/s 0.78 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+20%
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
141 MB/s 150 MB/s Slightly faster sustained write speed.
+6%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
152 MB/s 203 MB/s Much faster peak read speed.
+34%
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
154 MB/s 189 MB/s Faster peak write speed.
+23%
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
3.26 MB/s Hugely faster peak random read.
+226%
1 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
5.7 MB/s Hugely faster peak random write.
+159%
2.2 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
78.3 MB/s 89.5 MB/s Slightly faster peak mixed IO speed.
+14%
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
0.9 MB/s 1 MB/s Slightly faster peak random mixed IO.
+11%
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
180 MB/s 201 MB/s Slightly faster peak sustained write speed.
+12%
Market Share
Based on 19,797,013 HDDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.07 % 5.33 % Insanely higher market share.
+7,514%
Value
Value For Money
86.2 % Hugely better value.
+95%
44.2 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
53 % 78 % Much more popular.
+47%
Price
Price (score)
$129 $40 Much cheaper.
+69%
Age
Newest
25+ Months Much more recent.
+73%
94 Months
Capacity
Capacity
8TB 1TB
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excelent HDD, its great to have so much space to save all my projects, games and videos. maybe till the end of the year i will buy the 12tb version [Mar '18 paulvanjaf]

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The 1TB Barracuda 7200.14 boasts impressive peak sequential read/write Lab speeds of 195/193 MB/s. These best case burst speeds indicate what the Barracuda is capable of under Lab perfect test conditions. Our real world benchmarks have been sourced from hundreds of users and give a better sense of how well this drive actually performs on a day to day basis. The 1TB 7200.14 has an average UBM sequential read/write speed of 147 MB/s, which is a superb result, especially for a budget drive. With 4K random read/write speeds of 0.77/1.53 MB/s small file performance is also respectable making the 1TB Barracuda a very good all round performer. In terms of value for money the relatively small 1TB drive is not as good value as its larger 3TB sibling but in the 1 TB category this is one of the best value for money drives available. [Jan '14 HDrivePro]

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Hard Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) September 2019 HDD Rankings.

We calculate effective speed which measures performance for typical consumers. Effective speed is adjusted by current cost per GB to yield value for money. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top HDDs. [HDrivePro]

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Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
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