Average Bench: 136% (1st of 1015)

Based on 22 user benchmarks.  Model: AMD-RAID ST8000VN004-2M21

Outstanding average bench

The Amd-raid ST8000VN004-2M21 8TB averaged 35.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Amd-raid ST8000VN004-2M21 8TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 20.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 1.52MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Amd-raid ST8000VN004-2M21 8TB is 51%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Amd-raid ST8000VN004-2M21 8TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 69.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 220MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 22 samples)
Min Avg Max
164 Read 233 254
152 Write 220 250
57 Mixed 69.5 97.4
155 SusWrite 233 255
137% 189 MB/s
Min Avg Max
14.2 4K Read 20.4 24.9
3.4 4K Write 5 5.9
1.2 4K Mixed 1.52 1.9
1,111% 8.97 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
7.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 252 254 256 256 257 MB/s
Read 254
Write 241
Mixed 65.8
SusWrite 254
147% 204 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 5.5
4K Mixed 1.2
1,210% 10 MB/s
6TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 245 244 245 244 246 MB/s
Read 252
Write 235
Mixed 63.3
SusWrite 244
144% 199 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 1.7
1,189% 9.4 MB/s
7TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 249 251 245 254 253 252 MB/s
Read 243
Write 223
Mixed 63
SusWrite 251
141% 195 MB/s
4K Read 20.7
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 1.4
1,114% 9.1 MB/s
4.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 230 238 239 244 246 245 MB/s
Read 231
Write 214
Mixed 97.2
SusWrite 240
143% 196 MB/s
4K Read 17.2
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 1.3
943% 7.63 MB/s
6TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 244 245 246 247 246 MB/s
Read 221
Write 211
Mixed 57
SusWrite 244
133% 183 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 1.3
1,147% 9.43 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,679,338 HDDs tested.

Typical ST8000VN004-2M21 8TB Builds (Compare 14,616 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 106%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 95%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 108%
UFO

Motherboard: MSI MPG X570 GAMING PRO CARBON WIFI (MS-7B93)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $963

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