Average Bench: 59.7% (195th of 1015)

Based on 10,316 user benchmarks.  Models: ST32000641AS, ST320006 ST32000641AS, ST320006 41AS

Average average bench

The Seagate ST32000641AS 2TB averaged 40.3% 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 0.95MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.86MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST32000641AS 2TB is 35.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST32000641AS 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 60.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 102MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,316 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.5 Read 106 131
63 Write 104 129
45.7 Mixed 60.5 73
57.6 SusWrite 102 129
68.3% 93.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.6 4K Read 0.86 1
1 4K Write 1.4 1.7
0.7 4K Mixed 0.95 1.1
167% 1.07 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
941GB free
Firmware: CC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 126 127 125 128 127 MB/s
Read 107
Write 105
Mixed 63.2
SusWrite 126
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 1
179% 1.13 MB/s
492GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 115 115 116 116 115 MB/s
Read 112
Write 112
Mixed 64.2
SusWrite 115
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 1
174% 1.1 MB/s
413GB free
Firmware: CC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 102 103 104 104 105 MB/s
Read 111
Write 110
Mixed 61.5
SusWrite 103
71% 96.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1
168% 1.03 MB/s
14GB free
Firmware: CC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 75 76 70 74 80 MB/s
Read 87.5
Write 82
Mixed 53.4
SusWrite 74.8
55% 74.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.03 MB/s
97GB free
Firmware: CC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 69 66 69 69 70 MB/s
Read 78.9
Write 82
Mixed 59.4
SusWrite 68.3
53% 72.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 1
174% 1.1 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,993,745 HDDs tested.

 Prices

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Typical ST32000641AS 2TB Builds (Compare 2,587 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 26%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

System: Dell XPS 8300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $417

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