Average Bench: 53.7% (270th of 1015)

Based on 353 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 46.2% 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 0.84MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.44MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Laptop SSHD 2.5" (32GB NAND) 1TB is 31.6%. 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. Sustained Write Speed 84.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 76.5MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 353 samples)
Min Avg Max
63.8 Read 94.8 119
52.7 Write 93.1 116
46 Mixed 76.5 112
38.8 SusWrite 84.2 111
64.5% 87.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.79 1.4
0.83 4K Write 4.44 5.31
0.12 4K Mixed 0.84 1.6
208% 2.02 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
78GB free
Firmware: SD02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 89 89 88 89 87 MB/s
Read 93.3
Write 91.5
Mixed 57.7
SusWrite 88.5
61% 82.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 1.4
281% 2.3 MB/s
265GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SD02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 57 65 63 65 62 MB/s
Read 80.5
Write 85.8
Mixed 55.3
SusWrite 62.7
52% 71.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 1.1
253% 2.3 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,585,329 HDDs tested.


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Typical Laptop SSHD 2.5" (32GB NAND) 1TB Builds (Compare 834 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop 61%
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

System: Lenovo 20132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $420

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