Average Bench: 43.9% (433rd of 1015)

Based on 14,416 user benchmarks.  Model: Seagate BUP Slim BK

Below average average bench

The Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB averaged 56.1% 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 Mixed IO Speed 0.68MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.63MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB is 53.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 60.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 72.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 14,416 samples)
Min Avg Max
25.7 Read 72.2 117
21.1 Write 78.2 134
21.2 Mixed 60.9 98.5
20.5 SusWrite 80.1 127
53.8% 72.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 1.02 2
0.9 4K Write 2.63 4.3
0.2 4K Mixed 0.68 1.1
167% 1.45 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
330GB free
Firmware: 0143
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 125 126 126 126 126 MB/s
Read 118
Write 91.5
Mixed 66
SusWrite 124
73% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.2 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 120 126 128 127 127 MB/s
Read 112
Write 123
Mixed 98.2
SusWrite 125
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.7
176% 1.5 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 118 118 119 118 118 MB/s
Read 109
Write 86.5
Mixed 64.2
SusWrite 117
69% 94.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 1
227% 2.17 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0143
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 80 111 91 106 122 MB/s
Read 112
Write 92.4
Mixed 70.5
SusWrite 98
69% 93.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 1
199% 1.7 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 118 122 121 121 118 MB/s
Read 86.7
Write 125
Mixed 79.4
SusWrite 114
75% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 0.7
174% 1.63 MB/s
319GB free
Firmware: 0302
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 99 99 100 100 100 MB/s
Read 77.5
Write 57.5
Mixed 47.5
SusWrite 98.9
52% 70.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.5
136% 1.37 MB/s
332GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 59 60 60 60 60 MB/s
Read 51.7
Write 65.7
Mixed 91.5
SusWrite 59.9
51% 67.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.9
208% 1.7 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 33 44 19 14 2.8 MB/s
Read 9.5
Write 0.7
Mixed 2
SusWrite 23.2
6% 8.85 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
17% 0.1 MB/s
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Typical BUP Slim BK 2TB Builds (Compare 46,514 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 91%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $121

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $981

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