Average Bench: 35.3% (595th of 1015)

Based on 944 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MK6465GSXN

Poor average bench

The Toshiba MK6465GSXN 640GB averaged 64.6% 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 0.42MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.4MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MK6465GSXN 640GB is 33.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Toshiba MK6465GSXN 640GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 31.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 59.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 944 samples)
Min Avg Max
20.6 Read 62 85.7
16.2 Write 62.5 85.8
8.39 Mixed 31.3 74.9
25.3 SusWrite 59.3 86.6
39.4% 53.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.39 0.5
0.4 4K Write 1.4 1.7
0.1 4K Mixed 0.42 0.6
89% 0.74 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
537GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GH101M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 73 68 71 55 62 MB/s
Read 82.3
Write 81.8
Mixed 29.7
SusWrite 68.3
48% 65.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
545GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GH101M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 59 58 65 71 80 MB/s
Read 83
Write 72.8
Mixed 28.4
SusWrite 67
46% 62.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
119% 0.93 MB/s
250GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GH10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 74 68 67 52 67 MB/s
Read 80.4
Write 83.5
Mixed 25.6
SusWrite 66.3
46% 64 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
119% 0.93 MB/s
268GB free
Firmware: GH101M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 71 74 74 74 74 MB/s
Read 63.9
Write 68.1
Mixed 26.1
SusWrite 72.8
42% 57.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.9 MB/s
452GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GB001H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 53 47 50 50 47 MB/s
Read 62
Write 72.8
Mixed 28
SusWrite 50.3
39% 53.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.4
89% 0.77 MB/s
156GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GB001H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 58 57 57 59 59 MB/s
Read 51.9
Write 64.6
Mixed 19.5
SusWrite 59.1
35% 48.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
92% 0.7 MB/s
493GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GH01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 25 26 25 25 27 MB/s
Read 50.3
Write 45.3
Mixed 19.3
SusWrite 25.4
26% 35.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
107% 0.77 MB/s
454GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GH101M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.7 17 13 4.9 3.5 MB/s
Read 51.1
Write 0.7
Mixed 4.2
SusWrite 8.7
12% 16.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0
12% 0.17 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,065,663 HDDs tested.

Typical MK6465GSXN 640GB Builds (Compare 1,384 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard

System: Toshiba SATELLITE L755

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 34% - Below average Total price: $220

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