Average Bench: 98.2% (6th of 1015)

more Based on 341 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-1, WDC WD1000CHTZ-0, WDC WD1000CHTZ-16JCPV0, WDC WD1000CHTZ-50JCPV0

Excellent average bench

The WD VelociRaptor 2.5" 1TB averaged just 1.8% 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 0.98MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.04MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD VelociRaptor 2.5" 1TB is 43.8%. 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 129MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 156MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 341 samples)
Min Avg Max
131 Read 179 223
116 Write 165 193
73.5 Mixed 129 181
78.7 SusWrite 156 195
116% 157 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.91 4K Read 1.51 1.9
1.7 4K Write 4.04 4.9
0.34 4K Mixed 0.98 1.7
247% 2.18 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: 04.06A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 197 197 198 197 197 197 MB/s
Read 223
Write 199
Mixed 110
SusWrite 197
134% 182 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1.7
365% 2.9 MB/s
587GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 04.06A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 161 168 168 166 162 MB/s
Read 188
Write 185
Mixed 118
SusWrite 161
120% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 1.6
342% 2.73 MB/s
117GB free
Firmware: 04.06A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 116 135 133 135 134 MB/s
Read 191
Write 178
Mixed 122
SusWrite 131
115% 156 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 1.7
353% 2.77 MB/s
157GB free
Firmware: 04.06A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 123 123 124 124 124 MB/s
Read 190
Write 156
Mixed 96
SusWrite 123
104% 141 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 4.3
4K Mixed 1.7
335% 2.53 MB/s
724GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 04.06A00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 118 129 132 135 136 MB/s
Read 131
Write 145
Mixed 90.4
SusWrite 126
91% 123 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 1.7
349% 2.73 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,113,769 HDDs tested.

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Typical VelociRaptor 2.5" 1TB Builds (Compare 1,339 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 110%
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Desktop
Desktop 108%
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Workstation
Workstation 102%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG CROSSHAIR VI EXTREME

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,154

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