Average Bench: 44.4% (416th of 1015)

more Based on 139,542 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, WD10EARS-22Y5B1, WDC WD10EARS-07MVWB0, WDC WD10 EARS-003BB1, WDC WD10EARS-32Z5B1, WDC WD10 EARS-00Z5B1, WDC WD10EARS-00S9B1, 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 55.6% 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 0.59MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.78MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 1TB (2010) is 30.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD Green 1TB (2010) performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 58MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 74.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 139,542 samples)
Min Avg Max
48.9 Read 79.7 107
35 Write 75.1 101
25 Mixed 58 83
30.5 SusWrite 74.7 106
53.1% 71.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.78 1
0.3 4K Write 1.31 2
0.3 4K Mixed 0.59 0.8
122% 0.89 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 99 99 99 100 99 MB/s
Read 95.1
Write 99.7
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 98.4
66% 89.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
130% 0.97 MB/s
560GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 69 77 69 75 73 MB/s
Read 79
Write 34.5
Mixed 23.9
SusWrite 71.5
38% 52.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.4
77% 0.43 MB/s
747GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 76 76 78 77 78 MB/s
Read 58.3
Write 35
Mixed 35.3
SusWrite 76.7
38% 51.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.4
134% 1.03 MB/s
84GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 54 53 54 54 53 MB/s
Read 62.8
Write 72.7
Mixed 36.6
SusWrite 53.2
41% 56.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
77% 0.47 MB/s
77GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 51 53 52 53 52 MB/s
Read 45.9
Write 49.3
Mixed 46.2
SusWrite 52
36% 48.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
120% 0.83 MB/s
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Typical Green 1TB (2010) Builds (Compare 15,518 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 8%
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Desktop 73%
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Workstation 6%
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 Comments

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3 years ago.

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


Excellent

4 years ago.

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


Excellent

5 years ago.

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


Terrible

2 years ago.

slow speed my first 1TB


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