Average Bench: 27% (817th of 1015)

Based on 6,425 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDT725025VLA380

Very poor average bench

The Hitachi HDT725025VLA380 250GB averaged 72.9% 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 0.73MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.67MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDT725025VLA380 250GB is 21.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Hitachi HDT725025VLA380 250GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 30.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 45.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,425 samples)
Min Avg Max
20.1 Read 48 61.5
24.2 Write 47.3 61.4
18 Mixed 30.8 37.3
20.7 SusWrite 45.7 62.4
31.6% 42.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.59 0.7
0.7 4K Write 1.67 2
0.36 4K Mixed 0.73 0.9
137% 1 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
233GB free
Firmware: V5DOA7EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 63 61 63 63 63 MB/s
Read 62.3
Write 62.6
Mixed 37.3
SusWrite 61.5
41% 55.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
231GB free
Firmware: V5DOA7EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 62 62 62 62 62 MB/s
Read 56.3
Write 59.5
Mixed 37.1
SusWrite 62.2
40% 53.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.17 MB/s
125GB free
Firmware: V5DOA7EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 53 52 52 52 51 MB/s
Read 55
Write 60.6
Mixed 36.2
SusWrite 52.1
38% 51 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.03 MB/s
93GB free
Firmware: V5DOA7EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 53 53 53 53 53 MB/s
Read 51.8
Write 49.2
Mixed 32.6
SusWrite 52.7
34% 46.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
29GB free
Firmware: V5DOA73A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 48 49 49 48 47 MB/s
Read 50.1
Write 50.4
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 48.5
33% 45.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
47GB free
Firmware: V5DOA52A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 44 45 44 45 45 MB/s
Read 30.9
Write 32.3
Mixed 22.1
SusWrite 44
24% 32.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.97 MB/s
143GB free
Firmware: V5DOA73A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 35 35 35 35 35 MB/s
Read 38.4
Write 34.3
Mixed 25.7
SusWrite 34.8
25% 33.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.87 MB/s
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V5DO
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 35 41 21 15 21 MB/s
Read 6.8
Write 3.3
Mixed 12.3
SusWrite 26.8
9% 12.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.3
62% 0.4 MB/s
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Typical HDT725025VLA380 250GB Builds (Compare 51,756 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $326

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 Comments

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Average

2 years ago.

very slow for a 250gb hard drive but its still Works fine for Windows 10


Average

6 months ago.

It's pretty slow even for it's time. I dont see anyone using this for anything important in 2021.


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