Average Bench: 74.9% (111th of 1015)

more Based on 154 user benchmarks.  Models: ST10000DM0004, ST10000DM0004-1ZC101, ST10000D M0004, ST10000DM0004-1Z, ST10000DM0004-2GR11L, ST10000DM0004-2G, ST10000D M0004-1ZC101, ST10000D ST10000DM0004-1Z, ST10000D M0004-2GR11L, ST10000D ST10000DM0004

Good average bench

The Seagate Barracuda Pro 10TB (2016) averaged 25.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 3.91MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.69MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda Pro 10TB (2016) is 106%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Seagate Barracuda Pro 10TB (2016) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 62.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 126MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 154 samples)
Min Avg Max
3.5 Read 126 238
5.2 Write 131 209
4 Mixed 62.3 106
6.3 SusWrite 133 227
82.9% 113 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0 4K Read 3.91 8
0 4K Write 2.2 4.5
0 4K Mixed 0.69 1.4
280% 2.27 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,051,573 HDDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $470 @ launch in Sep '16
EbayUS $22925 mins
AmazonUS $26528 days
BHPhotoUS $4003 years
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Typical Barracuda Pro 10TB (2016) Builds (Compare 8,669 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 126%
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Desktop
Desktop 99%
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Workstation
Workstation 116%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING - $175

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $1,426

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 Comments

Versatile, fast, dependable. The fiercest drive you've ever met...

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Fast gaming and file management


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