Average Bench: 46.2% (384th of 1015)

Based on 28,729 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG HD103SI

Below average average bench

The Samsung HD103SI 1TB averaged 53.7% 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 0.75MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.47MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung HD103SI 1TB is 31.7%. 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 46.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 65.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 28,729 samples)
Min Avg Max
43.6 Read 80.9 103
29.1 Write 65.7 106
28.4 Mixed 46.9 57.2
42.2 SusWrite 79.9 106
50.2% 68.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.37 4K Read 0.62 0.7
0.87 4K Write 1.47 1.8
0.4 4K Mixed 0.75 0.9
136% 0.95 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
165GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 87 88 87 88 88 MB/s
Read 92.5
Write 46.5
Mixed 46
SusWrite 87.6
50% 68.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
589GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 90 90 90 90 90 MB/s
Read 89.5
Write 44.2
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 90.2
50% 68.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
384GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 84 70 82 82 82 MB/s
Read 90.2
Write 83.5
Mixed 49
SusWrite 80.4
56% 75.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
477GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 79 74 13 11 28 MB/s
Read 95.3
Write 58
Mixed 52
SusWrite 48.1
47% 63.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
294GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 65 65 66 66 66 MB/s
Read 77.7
Write 44
Mixed 44.3
SusWrite 65.5
43% 57.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
135% 0.97 MB/s
129GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 50 50 50 50 50 MB/s
Read 82.2
Write 43.3
Mixed 49.8
SusWrite 50.2
42% 56.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
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Typical HD103SI 1TB Builds (Compare 50,552 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $414

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