Average Bench: 43.4% (448th of 1015)

Based on 6,771 user benchmarks.  Model: Seagate BUP Slim BK

Below average average bench

The Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB averaged 56.6% 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 0.66MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.52MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB is 51.8%. 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 60.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 70.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,771 samples)
Min Avg Max
26.7 Read 70.8 115
20.9 Write 76.7 134
21.5 Mixed 60.3 98.9
21.5 SusWrite 79.7 127
53.1% 71.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 1.01 2
0.5 4K Write 2.52 4.2
0.1 4K Mixed 0.66 1.1
162% 1.39 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 127 130 131 123 126 MB/s
Read 104
Write 124
Mixed 80.5
SusWrite 122
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.7
193% 1.77 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 118 96 100 108 119 MB/s
Read 104
Write 120
Mixed 71.5
SusWrite 110
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 2.1
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
208% 1.53 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 124 110 121 126 119 MB/s
Read 93.1
Write 120
Mixed 86.8
SusWrite 118
77% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.1
139% 1.63 MB/s
867GB free
Firmware: 0143
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 95 94 96 96 96 MB/s
Read 94.2
Write 68.5
Mixed 48.7
SusWrite 94.7
56% 76.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.7
173% 1.7 MB/s
883GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 90 90 90 89 90 MB/s
Read 87.5
Write 67.9
Mixed 48.7
SusWrite 88.3
54% 73.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 1
214% 1.93 MB/s
299GB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 92 101 99 98 97 MB/s
Read 49.3
Write 92.3
Mixed 85.3
SusWrite 96.1
60% 80.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.5
172% 1.63 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 41 41 41 40 41 MB/s
Read 39
Write 34.7
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 40.4
28% 37.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,164,774 HDDs tested.

Typical BUP Slim BK 2TB Builds (Compare 13,065 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

System: Dell XPS 15 9560 - $1,270

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Total price: $1,270

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