Average Bench: 58.8% (205th of 1015)

more Based on 2,961 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 41.2% 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 1.14MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD7502AAEX-00Y9A0 750GB is 44.1%. 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 96.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 101MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,961 samples)
Min Avg Max
58.5 Read 108 144
54.8 Write 101 130
50 Mixed 88.3 115
46.5 SusWrite 96.2 130
72.9% 98.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.14 1.4
1.1 4K Write 2.26 2.8
0.5 4K Mixed 0.9 1.1
190% 1.43 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
650GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 103 120 121 129 131 MB/s
Read 134
Write 124
Mixed 80.9
SusWrite 114
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
196% 1.4 MB/s
162GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 114 114 115 114 113 MB/s
Read 130
Write 120
Mixed 111
SusWrite 114
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.8
181% 1.5 MB/s
319GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 97 118 119 120 119 MB/s
Read 127
Write 109
Mixed 106
SusWrite 114
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
185% 1.33 MB/s
676GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 73 68 73 72 85 MB/s
Read 134
Write 124
Mixed 108
SusWrite 73.2
82% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
200% 1.4 MB/s
46GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 104 117 114 94 106 MB/s
Read 77
Write 79.5
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 104
60% 81.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
191% 1.43 MB/s
495GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 70 30 58 34 34 MB/s
Read 124
Write 109
Mixed 70.8
SusWrite 49.1
65% 88.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
203% 1.53 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,065,927 HDDs tested.

Typical WD7502AAEX-00Y9A0 750GB Builds (Compare 5,352 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus P8Z68-V PRO - $390

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $1,326

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