Average Bench: 46.1% (391st of 1015)

Based on 19,132 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG HD103SI

Below average average bench

The Samsung HD103SI 1TB averaged 53.8% 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 1.48MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung HD103SI 1TB is 31.4%. 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 46.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 67MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 19,132 samples)
Min Avg Max
43.3 Read 80.5 102
28.5 Write 67 106
29.8 Mixed 46.5 55.9
44.6 SusWrite 80 106
50.3% 68.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.63 0.7
1.09 4K Write 1.48 1.8
0.5 4K Mixed 0.76 0.9
138% 0.96 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
571GB free
Firmware: 1AG01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 92 93 92 93 93 MB/s
Read 96.8
Write 74.8
Mixed 54.3
SusWrite 92.3
58% 79.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
470GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 92 94 93 95 94 MB/s
Read 94.8
Write 44.9
Mixed 44.4
SusWrite 93.6
51% 69.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.9
151% 0.93 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 103 98 MB/s
Read 101
Write 106
Mixed 56.3
SusWrite 86.2
64% 87.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
775GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 83 71 80 81 81 MB/s
Read 100
Write 50
Mixed 55.8
SusWrite 80.8
53% 71.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
625GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 92 89 92 92 91 MB/s
Read 88.7
Write 90.8
Mixed 53.2
SusWrite 91.2
59% 81 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
133% 0.93 MB/s
678GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 85 87 96 94 95 MB/s
Read 90
Write 101
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 89
60% 82.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
177GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 62 63 59 65 67 MB/s
Read 92.4
Write 43.1
Mixed 43
SusWrite 63.3
44% 60.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
584GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 87 87 85 59 23 MB/s
Read 81.5
Write 92
Mixed 44.5
SusWrite 71.4
53% 72.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
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Typical HD103SI 1TB Builds (Compare 40,038 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $560

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