Average Bench: 34.8% (597th of 1015)

Based on 7,057 user benchmarks.  Models: ST3750640AS, ST375064 0AS, ST375064 ST3750640AS, ST375064 0A

Poor average bench

The Seagate ST3750640AS 750GB averaged 65.2% 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 0.59MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.58MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST3750640AS 750GB is 21.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate ST3750640AS 750GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 47.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 42.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,057 samples)
Min Avg Max
36.1 Read 62.6 75
21.5 Write 47.9 72.5
28.5 Mixed 42.7 50.7
25.4 SusWrite 58.4 73.9
39% 52.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.58 0.7
0.7 4K Write 1.03 1.3
0.4 4K Mixed 0.59 0.7
109% 0.73 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
544GB free
Firmware: 3.AFM
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 69 60 66 69 70 MB/s
Read 78.9
Write 52.4
Mixed 46.4
SusWrite 67.3
45% 61.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.83 MB/s
651GB free
Firmware: 3.CHN
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 68 67 69 70 69 MB/s
Read 73.3
Write 53
Mixed 46.2
SusWrite 68.5
44% 60.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.7
124% 0.77 MB/s
475GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 70 71 71 71 71 MB/s
Read 67.8
Write 55
Mixed 48.2
SusWrite 70.2
44% 60.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
108% 0.7 MB/s
71GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 55 60 58 61 58 MB/s
Read 66.4
Write 53.6
Mixed 45.3
SusWrite 58.1
41% 55.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.6
106% 0.7 MB/s
448GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AFM
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 30 47 50 25 28 MB/s
Read 73.1
Write 69.7
Mixed 46.5
SusWrite 36.6
42% 56.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
92% 0.73 MB/s
333GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AAE
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 18 16 9.1 15 10 MB/s
Read 41
Write 58.4
Mixed 8.2
SusWrite 16.3
22% 31 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.4
52% 0.23 MB/s
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Typical ST3750640AS 750GB Builds (Compare 86,806 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 88%
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Desktop
Desktop 86%
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Workstation
Workstation 85%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $921

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