Average Bench: 54.7% (256th of 1015)

Based on 10,731 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDS722020ALA330

Average average bench

The Hitachi HDS722020ALA330 2TB averaged 45.3% 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 0.76MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.72MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS722020ALA330 2TB is 35.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HDS722020ALA330 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 51.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 93.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,731 samples)
Min Avg Max
50.2 Read 97.2 124
50.4 Write 97.8 128
29.4 Mixed 51.2 63.5
45.5 SusWrite 93.3 122
62.1% 84.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 0.72 0.8
0.63 4K Write 1.27 1.5
0.5 4K Mixed 0.76 0.9
138% 0.92 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: JKAOA3GB
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 115 117 117 109 100 MB/s
Read 116
Write 122
Mixed 60.3
SusWrite 112
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1.03 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: JKAOA28A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 101 104 104 104 104 MB/s
Read 122
Write 123
Mixed 59
SusWrite 104
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.03 MB/s
653GB free
Firmware: JKAOA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 91 94 96 96 89 MB/s
Read 104
Write 109
Mixed 54.2
SusWrite 91.3
66% 89.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.03 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: JKAOA3GB
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 52 78 101 86 94 MB/s
Read 100
Write 111
Mixed 52.7
SusWrite 81.3
63% 86.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
239GB free
Firmware: JKAOA20N
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 76 79 79 79 79 MB/s
Read 65.5
Write 81.3
Mixed 43
SusWrite 78.1
49% 67 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
118% 0.83 MB/s
136GB free
Firmware: JKAOA10D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 94 93 95 95 96 MB/s
Read 36.5
Write 100
Mixed 39
SusWrite 94.3
49% 67.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.5
98% 0.63 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: JKAOA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 80 77 81 77 76 MB/s
Read 47.5
Write 84.2
Mixed 39
SusWrite 77.2
45% 62 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
108% 0.73 MB/s
292GB free
Firmware: JKAOA10D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 76 78 77 78 78 MB/s
Read 43.7
Write 75.6
Mixed 34.5
SusWrite 77.4
42% 57.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.77 MB/s
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Gaming 33%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 24%
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Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $414

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