Average Bench: 84% (59th of 1015)

Based on 5,472 user benchmarks.  Model: Microsoft Storage Space Device

Very good average bench

The Microsoft Storage Space Device 3TB averaged just 15.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Microsoft Storage Space Device 3TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.75MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.94MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Microsoft Storage Space Device 3TB is 59.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Microsoft Storage Space Device 3TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 68MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 130MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,472 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.8 Read 145 202
72.6 Write 130 181
22.2 Mixed 68 97.1
81.1 SusWrite 148 197
89.7% 123 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 0.94 1.6
0.5 4K Write 1.94 2.9
0 4K Mixed 0.75 1.1
159% 1.21 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 185 187 187 186 186 MB/s
Read 170
Write 172
Mixed 83.4
SusWrite 185
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 0.97 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 147 147 149 149 150 149 MB/s
Read 143
Write 146
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 148
96% 130 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.53 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 146 147 147 148 148 151 MB/s
Read 138
Write 160
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 148
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
154% 1.27 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 145 149 148 146 148 MB/s
Read 125
Write 120
Mixed 73.1
SusWrite 144
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.3 MB/s
830GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 139 130 128 132 131 MB/s
Read 104
Write 136
Mixed 70.1
SusWrite 135
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
72% 0.67 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 113 109 115 112 116 MB/s
Read 114
Write 76.1
Mixed 86.9
SusWrite 110
72% 96.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
147% 1.1 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 113 37 37 44 49 MB/s
Read 33.6
Write 23.7
Mixed 9
SusWrite 53.8
22% 30 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.1
21% 0.17 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 38,272,674 HDDs tested.

Typical Storage Space Device 3TB Builds (Compare 82,067 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $101

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $1,027

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