Average Bench: 59.6% (195th of 1014)

more Based on 3,562 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD7502AAEX-00Y9A0, WD7502AA EX-00Y9A0, WDC WD75 02AAEX-00Y9A0, WDC WD7502AAEX-00Z3A, WDC WD75 02AAEX-00Z3A, WD7502AAEX-00Y9A0, WDC WD75 02AAEX-00Z3A0, WDC WD7502AAEX-00Y9A, WDC WD7502AAEX-0, WDC WD75 02AAEX-00Y9A, WDC WD7502AAEX-00Z3A0

Average average bench

The WD WD7502AAEX-00Y9A0 750GB 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 0.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.11MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD7502AAEX-00Y9A0 750GB is 38.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD WD7502AAEX-00Y9A0 750GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 96.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 101MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,562 samples)
Min Avg Max
68.7 Read 111 147
64.1 Write 101 129
49.9 Mixed 88.8 115
51.5 SusWrite 96.8 129
73.7% 99.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.11 1.4
1.4 4K Write 2.29 2.8
0.6 4K Mixed 0.9 1.1
189% 1.43 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
268GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 109 112 111 112 112 MB/s
Read 149
Write 126
Mixed 116
SusWrite 111
93% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
205% 1.57 MB/s
566GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 119 119 119 119 119 MB/s
Read 130
Write 119
Mixed 97.5
SusWrite 118
86% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
214% 1.6 MB/s
161GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 115 110 115 116 117 MB/s
Read 109
Write 115
Mixed 98.4
SusWrite 115
81% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
197% 1.47 MB/s
698GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 100 99 100 99 MB/s
Read 109
Write 96.7
Mixed 69.2
SusWrite 99.2
69% 93.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
217% 1.57 MB/s
574GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 92 91 91 91 91 MB/s
Read 93.6
Write 92.5
Mixed 89.4
SusWrite 91.1
68% 91.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
195% 1.47 MB/s
263GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 78 79 79 79 79 MB/s
Read 85.9
Write 76.5
Mixed 76.5
SusWrite 78.6
59% 79.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.47 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,011,140 HDDs tested.

Typical WD7502AAEX-00Y9A0 750GB Builds (Compare 19,264 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $212

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