Average Bench: 43.7% (437th of 1015)

more Based on 91,302 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 56.2% 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 0.77MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 1TB (2010) is 33.3%. 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 56.7MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 73.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 91,302 samples)
Min Avg Max
43.7 Read 79.1 107
38.4 Write 75.5 101
23.3 Mixed 56.7 82.2
32.7 SusWrite 73.2 103
52.5% 71.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.77 1
0.3 4K Write 1.28 2
0.2 4K Mixed 0.59 0.8
121% 0.88 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
796GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 95 94 96 95 96 MB/s
Read 92.5
Write 89.3
Mixed 52.2
SusWrite 94.7
60% 82.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.17 MB/s
645GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 89 89 89 89 89 MB/s
Read 97.3
Write 94.5
Mixed 82.8
SusWrite 88.6
67% 90.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
700GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 92 88 94 94 94 MB/s
Read 90.2
Write 90
Mixed 64.5
SusWrite 92.1
62% 84.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1 MB/s
359GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 81 84 83 83 83 MB/s
Read 77.5
Write 92.5
Mixed 33
SusWrite 82.1
52% 71.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.4
83% 0.5 MB/s
186GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 62 61 62 63 62 MB/s
Read 95.5
Write 86.2
Mixed 78.2
SusWrite 62
60% 80.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
136% 1.07 MB/s
911GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 67 74 53 77 72 MB/s
Read 79
Write 80.6
Mixed 59
SusWrite 66.6
53% 71.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 0.9 MB/s
54GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 73 75 74 74 74 MB/s
Read 53.5
Write 50.4
Mixed 28.1
SusWrite 73.2
38% 51.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.6
118% 0.8 MB/s
222GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 19 18 28 29 31 MB/s
Read 46.9
Write 24
Mixed 8.5
SusWrite 23.6
19% 25.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
83% 0.67 MB/s
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Typical Green 1TB (2010) Builds (Compare 64,175 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 34%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $460

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 Comments

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14 months ago.

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


Excellent

2 years 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.


Terrible

14 days ago.

slow speed my first 1TB


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