Average Bench: 64.8% (170th of 1015)

more Based on 107,001 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD10EZRX-00A8LB0, WDC WD10 EZRX-00DC0B0, WDC WD10EZRX-00DC0B0, WDC WD10EZRX-00WN4A0, WDC WD10EZRX-00L4HB00, WDC WD10EZRX-00R8CB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00RKKA0, WDC WD10EZRX-00A8LB, WD10EZRX-00L4HB0, WDC WD10EZRX-00D8PB0, WDC WD10EZRX-6375CY0, WDC WD10 EZRX-22L4HB0, WD10EZRX-00D8PB0, 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 35.2% 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 0.85MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.27MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 1TB (2011) is 46.9%. 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 78.9MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 107MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 107,001 samples)
Min Avg Max
69.2 Read 118 155
63.5 Write 111 146
41.3 Mixed 78.9 115
55.8 SusWrite 107 148
76.6% 104 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.6 4K Read 0.88 1.1
0.5 4K Write 2.27 2.9
0.4 4K Mixed 0.85 1
173% 1.33 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 142 145 146 145 145 MB/s
Read 166
Write 125
Mixed 98
SusWrite 144
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
180% 1.4 MB/s
854GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 153 153 154 153 153 MB/s
Read 152
Write 100
Mixed 87.8
SusWrite 145
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.53 MB/s
830GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 142 144 144 146 144 MB/s
Read 145
Write 144
Mixed 87.1
SusWrite 144
95% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
189% 1.4 MB/s
812GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 131 130 130 128 128 MB/s
Read 126
Write 122
Mixed 88.8
SusWrite 129
86% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
199% 1.53 MB/s
352GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 119 118 120 121 121 MB/s
Read 124
Write 123
Mixed 75.2
SusWrite 119
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
189% 1.37 MB/s
378GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 90 86 91 91 91 MB/s
Read 107
Write 73.3
Mixed 69
SusWrite 89.4
63% 84.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.27 MB/s
226GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 52 42 29 56 58 MB/s
Read 97.7
Write 99.2
Mixed 31
SusWrite 46.3
50% 68.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
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Gaming
Gaming 91%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $904

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