Average Bench: 98.4% (7th of 1015)

more Based on 298 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD1000CHTZ-04JCPV0, WDC WD10 00CHTZ-04JCP, WDC WD1000CHTZ-04JCPV1, WDC WD1000CHTZ-04JCP, WDC WD10 00CHTZ-60JCPV0, WDC WD1000CHTZ-8, WDC WD10 00CHTZ-04JCPV1, WDC WD1000CHTZ-88JCPV0, WDC WD1000CHTZ-60JCPV0, WDC WD10 00CHTZ-04JCPV0, WDC WD1000CHTZ-5, WDC WD1000CHTZ-0, WDC WD1000CHTZ-16JCPV0, WDC WD1000CHTZ-50JCPV0

Excellent average bench

The WD VelociRaptor 2.5" 1TB averaged just 1.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WD VelociRaptor 2.5" 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.89MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.02MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD VelociRaptor 2.5" 1TB is 42%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD VelociRaptor 2.5" 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 133MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 156MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 298 samples)
Min Avg Max
132 Read 179 221
117 Write 165 192
77.1 Mixed 133 182
74.7 SusWrite 156 194
117% 158 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.91 4K Read 1.49 1.9
1.73 4K Write 4.02 4.8
0.33 4K Mixed 0.89 1.7
236% 2.14 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
565GB free
Firmware: 04.06A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 192 193 192 192 192 MB/s
Read 191
Write 176
Mixed 108
SusWrite 192
122% 167 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 1.6
323% 2.4 MB/s
526GB free
Firmware: 6A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 188 184 186 187 187 MB/s
Read 183
Write 177
Mixed 126
SusWrite 186
124% 168 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1.6
323% 2.57 MB/s
376GB free
Firmware: 04.06A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 151 150 149 154 154 MB/s
Read 170
Write 155
Mixed 120
SusWrite 153
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 1.6
338% 2.67 MB/s
786GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 04.06A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 95 141 162 169 167 MB/s
Read 174
Write 169
Mixed 90.8
SusWrite 145
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1.4
281% 2.1 MB/s
139GB free
Firmware: 04.06A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 134 133 134 133 135 MB/s
Read 172
Write 162
Mixed 102
SusWrite 134
105% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1.7
351% 2.73 MB/s
52GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 04.06A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 88 82 107 71 106 MB/s
Read 132
Write 123
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 89.6
71% 98 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.77 MB/s
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Typical VelociRaptor 2.5" 1TB Builds (Compare 1,058 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 122%
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Desktop
Desktop 111%
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Workstation
Workstation 109%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VI EXTREME

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 127% - Outstanding Total price: $1,222

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