Average Bench: 42.9% (456th of 1015)

Based on 1,428 user benchmarks.  Model: ST1000LM 035-1RK172

Below average average bench

The Seagate ST1000LM 035-1RK172 1TB averaged 57.0% 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 0.48MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.19MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST1000LM 035-1RK172 1TB is 58.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST1000LM 035-1RK172 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 70.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 61MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,428 samples)
Min Avg Max
17.2 Read 70.2 120
14.5 Write 82.7 131
15.2 Mixed 61 103
15.5 SusWrite 78.9 130
54.1% 73.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 1.19 2
0.3 4K Write 1.9 3.9
0.1 4K Mixed 0.48 0.9
138% 1.19 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
882GB free
Firmware: LFM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 140 139 139 139 136 MB/s
Read 99.6
Write 127
Mixed 88.6
SusWrite 138
84% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
125% 0.83 MB/s
244GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 82 84 85 87 89 MB/s
Read 58.2
Write 89.4
Mixed 75.9
SusWrite 83.2
57% 76.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
109% 0.83 MB/s
76GB free
Firmware: RTM2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 48 59 53 75 76 MB/s
Read 73
Write 73
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 59.7
45% 61 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.4
110% 0.9 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 0214
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 40 41 42 42 MB/s
Read 38.5
Write 39
Mixed 29.3
SusWrite 41.3
27% 37 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
187% 1.4 MB/s
806GB free
Firmware: 3202
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 29 30 30 30 30 MB/s
Read 28.5
Write 30.1
Mixed 25
SusWrite 29.3
21% 28.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.3
99% 0.7 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 30,949,489 HDDs tested.

Typical ST1000LM 035-1RK172 1TB Builds (Compare 5,021 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

System: Asus TUF Gaming FX505DT_FX505DT

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