Average Bench: 52.8% (275th of 1015)

Based on 31,491 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000LM003 HN-M201RAD, ST2000LM 003, ST2000LM ST2000LM003

Average average bench

The Seagate ST2000LM003 HN-M201RAD 2TB averaged 47.2% 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 0.8MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.64MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST2000LM003 HN-M201RAD 2TB is 45.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST2000LM003 HN-M201RAD 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 54.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 84MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 31,491 samples)
Min Avg Max
32.8 Read 92.2 124
40.9 Write 84 122
29.6 Mixed 54.5 67.5
43.3 SusWrite 91.3 128
59.1% 80.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.55 0.7
0.9 4K Write 2.64 4.9
0.3 4K Mixed 0.8 1.1
161% 1.33 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 2BC10008
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 123 124 124 124 124 MB/s
Read 107
Write 85.7
Mixed 68
SusWrite 123
70% 95.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 1.1
218% 1.83 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 2BC10008
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 115 116 116 115 116 MB/s
Read 113
Write 83.5
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 114
69% 93.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.9
199% 1.83 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 2BC10008
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 115 115 115 114 115 MB/s
Read 111
Write 110
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 114
73% 99.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.1
198% 1.43 MB/s
811GB free
Firmware: 2BE10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 101 101 101 101 100 MB/s
Read 107
Write 89.9
Mixed 67
SusWrite 99.3
67% 90.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 1.1
223% 1.93 MB/s
548GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 98 100 98 99 100 MB/s
Read 80.5
Write 67.3
Mixed 50.8
SusWrite 98.8
55% 74.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.23 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 28,484,152 HDDs tested.

Typical ST2000LM003 HN-M201RAD 2TB Builds (Compare 35,180 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: HP Pavilion Notebook

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 Comments

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Poor

2 years ago.

everything i do is so damn slow ... need help or new hdd :-(


Average

17 months ago.

performs pretty well for a 5400rpm, but acts funny on my laptop


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