SeagateST8000NM0055
WDWD6002FZWX
  

Release date ≈ Q1 2016.

Release date: Q4 2016.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 6,208 user samples
640 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 128% 7TB free
Worst Bench: 56% 4.5TB free
Poor: 56% Great: 128%
SPEED RANK: 5th / 1014
5,568 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 122% 5.5TB free
Worst Bench: 71% 4GB free
Poor: 71% Great: 122%
SPEED RANK: 5th / 1014
Effective Speed
Effective HDD Speed
98.7 % 99.7 % +1%
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
176 MB/s +1% 175 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
169 MB/s 178 MB/s Slightly faster write speed.
+5%
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
1.64 MB/s Much faster random read.
+67%
0.98 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
5.65 MB/s Faster random write.
+13%
5 MB/s
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
87.6 MB/s Faster mixed IO speed.
+15%
76.3 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
0.89 MB/s Faster random mixed IO.
+25%
0.71 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
167 MB/s 172 MB/s +3%
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
225 MB/s Slightly faster peak read speed.
+6%
213 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
219 MB/s +1% 217 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
1.81 MB/s Much faster peak random read.
+65%
1.1 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
7.91 MB/s Faster peak random write.
+24%
6.4 MB/s
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
108 MB/s Faster peak mixed IO speed.
+23%
87.5 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
1.2 MB/s Much faster peak random mixed IO.
+33%
0.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
224 MB/s +4% 215 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 40,728,476 HDDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.02 % Hugely higher market share.
+100%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
50 % 52 % +4%
Age
Newest
66+ Months 57 Months More recent.
+14%
Capacity
Capacity
8TB 6TB
Hard Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) September 2021 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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