Average Bench: 53% (273rd of 1015)

Based on 503 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000LX001-1EM164, ST1000LX001-1EM1, ST1000LX ST1000LX001-1EM1, ST1000LX 001-1EM164

Average average bench

The Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" (32GB NAND) 1TB averaged 47.0% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.97MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.39MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" (32GB NAND) 1TB is 33%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" (32GB NAND) 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 70.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 84.7MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 503 samples)
Min Avg Max
62.4 Read 94.1 118
50.5 Write 91.5 116
44.2 Mixed 70.5 111
39.8 SusWrite 84.7 110
63% 85.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.89 1.4
0.82 4K Write 4.39 5.27
0.15 4K Mixed 0.97 1.6
227% 2.09 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: SD02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 119 119 119 106 119 MB/s
Read 122
Write 91.1
Mixed 72.4
SusWrite 117
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 2
372% 2.7 MB/s
551GB free
Firmware: SD02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 94 92 94 94 93 MB/s
Read 85.2
Write 60.9
Mixed 57
SusWrite 93.5
55% 74.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1.2
270% 2.37 MB/s
272GB free
Firmware: SD02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 83 83 83 83 82 MB/s
Read 88.7
Write 65
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 82.8
54% 73.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 1.4
299% 2.5 MB/s
171GB free
Firmware: SD02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 101 101 100 100 72 MB/s
Read 64.2
Write 47.6
Mixed 48.1
SusWrite 95.3
47% 63.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 1.4
286% 2.4 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,044,459 HDDs tested.


MSRP ≈ $115 @ launch in Feb '16
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Typical Laptop SSHD 2.5" (32GB NAND) 1TB Builds (Compare 6,964 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 90%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-I GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $908

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