Average Bench: 46.7% (359th of 1015)

Based on 452,134 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000LM035-1RK172, ST1000LM ST1000LM035-1RK, ST1000LM035-1RK1, ST1000LM ST1000LM035-1RK1, ST1000LM035-1RK

Below average average bench

The Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB averaged 53.3% 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 0.51MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.98MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB is 55.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 53MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 69.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 452,134 samples)
Min Avg Max
15.4 Read 69.5 120
23.7 Write 90.9 129
22.3 Mixed 53 67.6
22.6 SusWrite 92.8 133
56.2% 76.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.98 1.8
0.6 4K Write 2.1 4.6
0.1 4K Mixed 0.51 0.9
136% 1.19 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: LVM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 122 123 126 123 123 MB/s
Read 115
Write 84.5
Mixed 76.5
SusWrite 122
74% 99.6 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
189% 1.4 MB/s
889GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RSM7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 67 72 73 72 64 MB/s
Read 112
Write 106
Mixed 35.6
SusWrite 68.8
59% 80.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.67 MB/s
536GB free
Firmware: 1002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 94 95 101 102 97 MB/s
Read 80.3
Write 99.5
Mixed 63.9
SusWrite 96.8
63% 85.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.2
99% 1.03 MB/s
195GB free
Firmware: SDM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 119 118 117 117 119 MB/s
Read 53
Write 82.5
Mixed 60.9
SusWrite 117
58% 78.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.6
191% 1.93 MB/s
463GB free
Firmware: SDM2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 101 100 99 101 97 MB/s
Read 65
Write 116
Mixed 60.4
SusWrite 98.5
62% 84.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 0.7
189% 1.9 MB/s
635GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RSM7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 49 68 67 73 69 MB/s
Read 51.8
Write 96.7
Mixed 46.5
SusWrite 66.6
48% 65.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
104% 0.83 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 53,503,730 HDDs tested

Typical ST1000LM035-1RK172 1TB Builds (Compare 7,007 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 10%
Tree trunk

System: Lenovo 80WK

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Average

4 years ago.

Provides good storage, but loading things can take a while. If only I knew more about PCs at the time we got the laptop.


Average

5 years ago.

Passable storage for laptop


Average

4 years ago.

Kind of slow, to be brutally honest. Boot times for Windows 10 is okay, but you really should opt for a 7.2k RPM drive or a SSD, even. App loading speeds are acceptable once caches start to pile up.


Poor

2 years ago.

On my Laptop (Lenovo Ideapad 320) it was VERY slow (it's the built in HDD) as I switched to an SSD it felt like a brand new Laptop. The HDD barely even could open the explorer without not responding or right-clicking on the desktop will freeze it for some seconds.


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