Average Bench: 66.1% (156th of 1015)

Based on 13,944 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDS723020BLA642

Above average average bench

The Hitachi HDS723020BLA642 2TB averaged 33.9% 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 0.81MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.97MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS723020BLA642 2TB is 50%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HDS723020BLA642 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 66.1MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 113MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,944 samples)
Min Avg Max
59 Read 117 151
60.8 Write 117 152
33.9 Mixed 66.1 82.5
57 SusWrite 113 150
75.7% 103 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.59 4K Read 0.97 1.2
1.1 4K Write 1.78 2.3
0.4 4K Mixed 0.81 0.9
164% 1.19 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1TB free
Firmware: MN6OA5C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 154 156 154 157 156 MB/s
Read 125
Write 129
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 155
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
183% 1.3 MB/s
414GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MN6OA800
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 107 107 125 125 119 MB/s
Read 141
Write 147
Mixed 70
SusWrite 112
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.43 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: MN6O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 83 61 69 69 63 MB/s
Read 100
Write 90.1
Mixed 40.7
SusWrite 68.9
55% 75 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.1
68% 0.8 MB/s
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MN6OA5C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 39 65 65 82 85 MB/s
Read 100
Write 103
Mixed 35
SusWrite 65.2
55% 75.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
149GB free
Firmware: MN6OA800
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 44 29 40 66 65 MB/s
Read 78.5
Write 84.2
Mixed 51.5
SusWrite 51.6
49% 66.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
164% 1.2 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MN6OA5Q0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 13 13 11 18 16 MB/s
Read 89.2
Write 104
Mixed 29.2
SusWrite 15.9
44% 59.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
115% 0.9 MB/s
11GB free
Firmware: MN6OA180
SusWrite @10s intervals: 33 28 24 23 18 19 MB/s
Read 15
Write 72
Mixed 18
SusWrite 24.1
24% 32.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.2
55% 0.57 MB/s
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Desktop 58%
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Workstation
Workstation 38%
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System: Gateway FX6860

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $343

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