Average Bench: 42% (461st of 1015)

more Based on 266,123 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000LM024 HN-M101MBB, ST1000LM024 HN-, ST1000LM ST1000LM024, ST1000LM 024, ST1000LM024 HN-M, Seagate ST1000LM024 HN-M, ST1000LM 024 HN-M101MBB, ST1000LM ST1000LM024 HN-M, ST1000LM024-1EJ164, ST1000LM 024 HN-M101M

Below average average bench

The Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB averaged 57.9% 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 0.68MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.66MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB is 45.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 45.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 61.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 266,123 samples)
Min Avg Max
12.3 Read 72.8 102
19.1 Write 61.4 100
13.2 Mixed 45.4 60.1
23.9 SusWrite 73.5 107
46.5% 63.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.45 0.6
0.5 4K Write 1.66 2.4
0.2 4K Mixed 0.68 0.9
124% 0.93 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
897GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 101 101 105 108 111 MB/s
Read 112
Write 107
Mixed 56.8
SusWrite 102
69% 94.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.17 MB/s
364GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 78 78 78 78 78 MB/s
Read 114
Write 32.6
Mixed 58.5
SusWrite 77.1
52% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.13 MB/s
900GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA30003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 93 72 106 99 102 MB/s
Read 96.1
Write 90.7
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 88.1
61% 83 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.07 MB/s
636GB free
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 90 91 90 90 92 MB/s
Read 86.2
Write 58.6
Mixed 49.1
SusWrite 88.8
52% 70.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
128% 0.93 MB/s
899GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BA30003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 79 73 62 79 83 MB/s
Read 86
Write 100
Mixed 57.4
SusWrite 70.9
58% 78.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.1 MB/s
335GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 64 66 64 64 65 MB/s
Read 86.3
Write 63.1
Mixed 52
SusWrite 63.9
49% 66.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
139% 0.97 MB/s
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 62 46 66 64 59 MB/s
Read 78.5
Write 61
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 58.4
44% 59.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
87% 0.6 MB/s
725GB free
Firmware: 2BA30001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 61 61 62 63 61 MB/s
Read 63.5
Write 76.2
Mixed 47.5
SusWrite 61.7
46% 62.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
145% 1.07 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 53,140,049 HDDs tested

Typical Momentus 2.5" 1TB Builds (Compare 1,786 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 20351

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 22% - Poor Total price: $28

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3 years ago.

Has served me well the past 6 years


Good

19 months ago.

of course it is not as good as 6 yr new devices. we'll see how THEY do in 6 yrs time. held up well in the fight against microsoft tyrany. many installs of linux. many installs of various windows. now running in a laptop testbed. worth every penny . . .


Good

2 years ago.

i use it in a portable enclosure and its good for a portable drive


Average

3 years ago.

It's ok.


Excellent

3 years ago.

Really held up after a few years. Beautiful drive.


Good

11 months ago.

salvaged from an old portable hdd, it works well enough


Excellent

4 years ago.

built in laptop good speed


Good

4 years ago.

works fine in my g45-50


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