Average Bench: 47.4% (358th of 1015)

Based on 32,578 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG HD103SI

Below average average bench

The Samsung HD103SI 1TB averaged 52.5% 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 0.76MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.5MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung HD103SI 1TB is 27.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Samsung HD103SI 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 48.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 68.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 32,578 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.1 Read 82.6 103
29.7 Write 68.9 107
34.3 Mixed 48.1 56.8
49.6 SusWrite 82.5 106
51.8% 70.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.46 4K Read 0.64 0.7
1.2 4K Write 1.5 1.8
0.5 4K Mixed 0.76 0.9
139% 0.97 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 103 104 103 104 104 MB/s
Read 99.2
Write 51.8
Mixed 52
SusWrite 104
56% 76.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
734GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 109 103 92 110 110 MB/s
Read 88.3
Write 55.7
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 106
55% 75.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1 MB/s
799GB free
Firmware: 1118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 88 92 94 95 98 MB/s
Read 88
Write 89.7
Mixed 44.2
SusWrite 94.1
58% 79 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
136GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 78 63 80 91 65 MB/s
Read 80.2
Write 43.5
Mixed 48
SusWrite 78.4
46% 62.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1.03 MB/s
685GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 81 80 82 84 83 MB/s
Read 73.5
Write 53.8
Mixed 47.9
SusWrite 82
47% 64.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.93 MB/s
515GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 78 76 78 78 78 MB/s
Read 65.1
Write 79.6
Mixed 51.1
SusWrite 77.8
50% 68.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 60 59 60 60 60 MB/s
Read 61.5
Write 34.2
Mixed 44.5
SusWrite 59.5
37% 49.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
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Typical HD103SI 1TB Builds (Compare 24,042 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $325

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Good

3 months ago.

its fine for basic compter tasks and gaming and the speed it around 100mp per second so it is above average


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