Average Bench: 43.4% (440th of 1015)

more Based on 68,062 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD10EARS-00Y5B1, WDC WD10EARS-00MVWB0, WDC WD10EARS-14Y5B1, WDC WD10EARS-00MVWB1, WDC WD10EARS-22Y5B1, WDC WD10 EARS-00MVWB0, WDC WD10 EARS-00MVWB1, WDC WD10EARS-11U0AB0, WDC WD10EARS-00M, WDC WD10EARS-63M5B0, WDC WD10EARS-001AB1, WDC WD10EARS-003BB1, WDC WD10EARS-32Y5B1, WDC WD10 EARS-00Y5B1, WDC WD10EARS-00R6B0, WDC WD10EARS-601AB1, WDC WD10EARS-00Z5B1, WDC WD10 EARS-00S8B1, WDC WD10 EARS-22Y5B1, WDC WD10EARS-00Y, WDC WD10EARS-22Y, WDC WD10EARS-32MVWB0, WDC WD10EARS-67Y5B1, WDC WD10 EARS-00U0AB0, WDC WD10EARS-00Z, WDC WD10EARS-07MVWB0, WDC WD10 EARS-003BB1, WDC WD10EARS-32Z5B1, WDC WD10 EARS-00Z5B1, WDC WD10EARS-00S8B1, WDC WD10 EARS-67Y5B1, WDC WD10 EARS-32MVWB0, WDC WD10EARS-003, WDC WD10EARS-22MVWB0, WDC WD10EARS-00U0AB0, WDC WD10EARS-56Y5B1

Below average average bench

The WD Green 1TB (2010) 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 0.58MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.75MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 1TB (2010) is 36.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Green 1TB (2010) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 55MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 72.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 68,062 samples)
Min Avg Max
38.2 Read 78.8 108
28.8 Write 74.4 102
21.2 Mixed 55 82.3
31.6 SusWrite 72.2 104
51.7% 70.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.75 1
0.3 4K Write 1.23 1.9
0.2 4K Mixed 0.58 0.8
119% 0.86 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
800GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 51 53 54 54 54 MB/s
Read 86.3
Write 91
Mixed 69.3
SusWrite 51.5
55% 74.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 0.9 MB/s
342GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 66 70 70 71 69 MB/s
Read 65
Write 61.6
Mixed 24.6
SusWrite 67.1
40% 54.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.4
79% 0.47 MB/s
445GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 67 68 67 67 68 MB/s
Read 47.3
Write 48
Mixed 45
SusWrite 67
38% 51.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.4
100% 0.83 MB/s
823GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 45 53 33 31 36 MB/s
Read 47.2
Write 13
Mixed 30.3
SusWrite 40.8
24% 32.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0
24% 0.23 MB/s
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Gaming 30%
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Desktop 56%
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 Comments

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5 months ago.

Agreed with NickM33. My first 1TB drive that lasted through almost 10 years of constant power-on time.


Excellent

16 months ago.

switchings-on = 4470 times overall working time = 40451 hour technical condition = good


Excellent

2 years ago.

She was my first 1TB drive and I respect her for it.


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