WDWD6001FZWX
SeagateST8000DM004
Real World Speed
Performance profile from 5,273 user samples
2,620 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 122% 5.5TB free
Worst Bench: 68% 4.5TB free
Poor: 68% Great: 122%
SPEED RANK: 8th / 1015
2,653 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 91% 6.5TB free
Worst Bench: 41% 455GB free
Poor: 41% Great: 91%
SPEED RANK: 138th / 1015
Effective Speed
Effective HDD Speed
97.7 % Much faster effective speed.
+42%
68.8 %
Read
Avg. Sequential Read Speed
167 MB/s Much faster read speed.
+70%
98.5 MB/s
Write
Avg. Sequential Write Speed
203 MB/s Much faster write speed.
+69%
120 MB/s
4K Read
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed
4.61 MB/s Hugely faster random read.
+222%
1.43 MB/s
4K Write
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed
3.17 MB/s 4.76 MB/s Much faster random write.
+50%
Mixed
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed
103 MB/s Much faster mixed IO speed.
+55%
66.5 MB/s
4K Mixed
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
1.02 MB/s Much faster random mixed IO.
+59%
0.64 MB/s
SusWrite
Avg. Sustained Write Speed
172 MB/s Faster sustained write speed.
+23%
140 MB/s
Read
Peak Sequential Read Speed
211 MB/s Much faster peak read speed.
+45%
146 MB/s
Write
Peak Sequential Write Speed
246 MB/s Much faster peak write speed.
+59%
155 MB/s
4K Read
Peak 4K Random Read Speed
6.9 MB/s Hugely faster peak random read.
+245%
2 MB/s
4K Write
Peak 4K Random Write Speed
3.5 MB/s 5.6 MB/s Much faster peak random write.
+60%
Mixed
Peak Sequential Mixed IO Speed
125 MB/s Much faster peak mixed IO speed.
+62%
77 MB/s
4K Mixed
Peak 4K Random Mixed IO Speed
1.1 MB/s Faster peak random mixed IO.
+22%
0.9 MB/s
SusWrite
Peak Sequential Sustained Write 60s Average
217 MB/s Faster peak sustained write speed.
+18%
184 MB/s
Market Share
Based on 18,380,625 HDDs tested.
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.01 % 0.07 % Hugely higher market share.
+600%
Value
Value For Money
56.1 % 110 % Hugely better value.
+96%
User Rating
UBM User Rating
68 % More popular.
+28%
53 %
Price
Price (score)
$300 $144 Much cheaper.
+52%
Age
Newest
49 Months 23+ Months Much more recent.
+53%
Capacity
Capacity
6TB 8TB
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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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Hard Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 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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  • 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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  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
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Intel Core i7-8700K $350Nvidia GTX 1070 $400Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $127Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $103
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $252Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $750Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $70SanDisk Extreme 64GB $128
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $70G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $610SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $78SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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