Average Bench: 43.1% (447th of 1015)

more Based on 78,659 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 56.8% 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 0.58MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.76MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 1TB (2010) is 35.3%. 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 55.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 71.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 78,659 samples)
Min Avg Max
41.8 Read 78.3 108
36.3 Write 74.7 101
21.8 Mixed 55.3 82.5
30.3 SusWrite 71.8 102
51.6% 70 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.76 1
0.3 4K Write 1.26 2
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%
291GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 113 113 113 113 115 MB/s
Read 80
Write 75.3
Mixed 54.8
SusWrite 113
59% 80.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 0.97 MB/s
461GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 76 77 78 79 79 MB/s
Read 82
Write 81.2
Mixed 64.2
SusWrite 77.4
56% 76.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
232GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 73 74 77 76 76 MB/s
Read 57.8
Write 47.5
Mixed 36.5
SusWrite 75
40% 54.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
91% 0.63 MB/s
260GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 65 64 66 66 67 MB/s
Read 65.7
Write 70.6
Mixed 54.7
SusWrite 65.7
47% 64.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.83 MB/s
387GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 46 46 47 48 47 MB/s
Read 83.2
Write 88.6
Mixed 75
SusWrite 46.5
55% 73.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 0.87 MB/s
222GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 64 64 63 63 63 MB/s
Read 64.5
Write 62.7
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 63.4
45% 61.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
130% 0.97 MB/s
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Typical Green 1TB (2010) Builds (Compare 47,620 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 32%
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Desktop 56%
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Workstation 22%
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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $452

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 Comments

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7 months ago.

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


Excellent

18 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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