Average Bench: 56.3% (235th of 1015)

Based on 1,400 user benchmarks.  Model: HGST HTS721010A9E6300

Average average bench

The Hitachi HTS721010A9E6300 1TB averaged 43.6% 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 0.45MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.36MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HTS721010A9E6300 1TB is 46.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HTS721010A9E6300 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 39.1MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 93.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,400 samples)
Min Avg Max
34 Read 101 134
36.9 Write 97.8 130
17.8 Mixed 39.1 111
43 SusWrite 93.9 129
60.5% 83 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.29 4K Read 0.59 0.7
0.5 4K Write 1.36 1.8
0.15 4K Mixed 0.45 0.7
100% 0.8 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
846GB free
Firmware: JB0O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 133 135 134 131 133 MB/s
Read 139
Write 115
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 133
75% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.93 MB/s
846GB free
Firmware: JB0O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 132 130 133 132 134 MB/s
Read 138
Write 131
Mixed 29
SusWrite 132
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
122% 0.9 MB/s
918GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JB0O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 113 122 122 106 120 MB/s
Read 135
Write 127
Mixed 25
SusWrite 115
73% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
521GB free
Firmware: JB0OA3J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 119 118 116 117 119 MB/s
Read 113
Write 111
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 118
68% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
129% 1.03 MB/s
777GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JB0OA3K0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 40 97 84 55 91 MB/s
Read 4.7
Write 75
Mixed 6.5
SusWrite 68.3
28% 38.6 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
22% 0.23 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,660,174 HDDs tested.

Typical HTS721010A9E6300 1TB Builds (Compare 1,194 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 6%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: MSI MS-1763

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $400

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