Average Bench: 64% (169th of 1015)

more Based on 143,477 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD10EZRX-00A8LB0, WDC WD10 EZRX-00DC0B0, WDC WD10EZRX-00DC0B0, WDC WD10EZRX-00WN4A0, WDC WD10EZRX-00L4HB00, WD10EZRX-00A3KB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00R8CB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00RKKA0, WDC WD10EZRX-00A8LB, WD10EZRX-00L4HB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00D8PB0, WDC WD10EZRX-6375CY0, WDC WD10 EZRX-22L4HB0, WD10EZRX-00D8PB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00L5B1, WD10EZRX-00A8LB0, WDC WD10 EZRX-00A3KB0, WDC WD10EZRX-32A3KB0, WDC WD10EZRX-32L4HB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00A, WDC WD10EZRX-22A3KB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00UD2A0, WDC WD10EZRX-22A, WDC WD10EZRX-00L4HB0, WDC WD10 EZRX-22A3KB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00SPEB0, WDC WD10 EZRX-00L4HB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00D, WDC WD10EZRX-75ZF5A0, WDC WD10 EZRX-00D8PB0, WDC WD10EZRX-22L4HB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00L, WDC WD10EZRX-22L, WDC WD10EZRX-63C57Y0, WDC WD10EZRX-00WN4AO, WDC WD10 EZRX-32L4HB0, WDC WD10 EZRX-00A8LB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00A3KB0

Above average average bench

The WD Green 1TB (2011) averaged 36.0% 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 0.84MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.32MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 1TB (2011) is 46.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Green 1TB (2011) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 80.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 108MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 143,477 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.6 Read 115 153
62.8 Write 109 143
36.8 Mixed 80.2 114
52.3 SusWrite 108 147
75.9% 103 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.6 4K Read 0.9 1.1
0.5 4K Write 2.32 3
0.44 4K Mixed 0.84 1
174% 1.35 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
830GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 143 143 146 143 145 MB/s
Read 141
Write 110
Mixed 60.3
SusWrite 143
83% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
205% 1.57 MB/s
744GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 137 138 136 137 137 MB/s
Read 138
Write 136
Mixed 90.2
SusWrite 136
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.9
189% 1.53 MB/s
903GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 134 136 133 137 136 MB/s
Read 129
Write 98.1
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 135
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
199% 1.5 MB/s
320GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 118 119 118 119 118 MB/s
Read 112
Write 109
Mixed 107
SusWrite 118
83% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.8
181% 1.5 MB/s
458GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 109 111 112 112 111 MB/s
Read 116
Write 112
Mixed 81
SusWrite 110
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.5 MB/s
44GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 65 51 64 53 45 MB/s
Read 104
Write 108
Mixed 45
SusWrite 57.9
58% 78.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.2 MB/s
113GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 74 75 74 75 73 MB/s
Read 87.4
Write 91.8
Mixed 67
SusWrite 74
59% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
177% 1.4 MB/s
251GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 72 75 73 73 77 MB/s
Read 66.5
Write 79.4
Mixed 59.1
SusWrite 73.6
52% 69.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 112% - Outstanding Total price: $505

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