Average Bench: 43.4% (440th of 1015)

Based on 18,324 user benchmarks.  Model: Seagate BUP Slim BK

Below average average bench

The Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB averaged 56.5% 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 0.63MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.68MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB is 51%. 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 Read Speed 69.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 63.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 18,324 samples)
Min Avg Max
26.5 Read 69.6 114
24.5 Write 79.6 131
24.1 Mixed 63.6 98.8
20.6 SusWrite 81 125
54.3% 73.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 1.02 2
0.8 4K Write 2.68 4.2
0.2 4K Mixed 0.63 1
163% 1.44 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 0302
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 133 134 134 133 134 MB/s
Read 119
Write 95.6
Mixed 63.9
SusWrite 133
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 1.1
227% 2 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 132 128 127 127 127 MB/s
Read 108
Write 137
Mixed 104
SusWrite 129
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.8
213% 1.83 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 105 111 110 114 114 MB/s
Read 88.6
Write 128
Mixed 89.6
SusWrite 110
77% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 0.8
210% 1.9 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 100 94 100 101 97 MB/s
Read 95.1
Write 99.9
Mixed 86
SusWrite 98.2
70% 94.8 MB/s
4K Read 2.1
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 0.7
224% 2 MB/s
820GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 82 88 89 104 102 MB/s
Read 48.9
Write 112
Mixed 98.4
SusWrite 89
65% 86.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.6
160% 1.5 MB/s
366GB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 74 75 72 79 76 MB/s
Read 52.7
Write 94.9
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 76.1
58% 77.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.5
184% 1.77 MB/s
29GB free
Firmware: 0107
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 36 36 36 37 37 MB/s
Read 36.7
Write 35.9
Mixed 30.3
SusWrite 36.5
26% 34.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
145% 0.9 MB/s
57GB free
Firmware: 0109
SusWrite @10s intervals: 23 22 21 21 21 21 MB/s
Read 24.3
Write 22
Mixed 23
SusWrite 21.6
17% 22.7 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
221% 1.57 MB/s
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Typical BUP Slim BK 2TB Builds (Compare 88,480 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,055

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