Average Bench: 67% (153rd of 1015)

Based on 21,418 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDS723020BLA642

Above average average bench

The Hitachi HDS723020BLA642 2TB averaged 32.9% 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 0.84MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS723020BLA642 2TB is 40.6%. 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 67.9MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 114MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 21,418 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.4 Read 120 152
78 Write 120 152
45.3 Mixed 67.9 82.8
61.7 SusWrite 114 152
77.2% 105 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1 1.2
1.5 4K Write 1.82 2.3
0.6 4K Mixed 0.84 0.9
168% 1.22 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: MN6OA180
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 157 158 157 158 158 MB/s
Read 154
Write 154
Mixed 79
SusWrite 158
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
158% 1.13 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MN6OA800
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 143 142 142 142 142 MB/s
Read 139
Write 142
Mixed 76.1
SusWrite 142
91% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
187% 1.4 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MN6OA5Q0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 133 134 136 136 135 MB/s
Read 132
Write 130
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 134
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
179% 1.27 MB/s
950GB free
Firmware: MN6OA5Q0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 95 99 96 104 95 MB/s
Read 129
Write 122
Mixed 61.9
SusWrite 97
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
107% 0.8 MB/s
699GB free
Firmware: MN6OA800
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 103 101 102 102 102 MB/s
Read 124
Write 104
Mixed 65.2
SusWrite 101
72% 98.6 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
181% 1.33 MB/s
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: MN6OA800
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 42 27 42 40 42 MB/s
Read 22.2
Write 56.5
Mixed 21.8
SusWrite 38
25% 34.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.3
71% 0.7 MB/s
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