Average Bench: 38.1% (544th of 1015)

Based on 2,742 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MK1059GSM

Poor average bench

The Toshiba MK1059GSM 1TB averaged 61.9% 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 0.45MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.25MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MK1059GSM 1TB is 28.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Toshiba MK1059GSM 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 23MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 63.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,742 samples)
Min Avg Max
34.9 Read 68.4 91.5
30 Write 63.7 86.5
13 Mixed 23 32.7
33.6 SusWrite 64.2 88.4
39.8% 54.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.41 0.5
0.3 4K Write 1.25 1.7
0.1 4K Mixed 0.45 0.6
90.6% 0.7 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
849GB free
Firmware: GL001U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 85 83 85 84 85 MB/s
Read 83.3
Write 82.5
Mixed 25
SusWrite 84.3
50% 68.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
929GB free
Firmware: GU001U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 79 78 81 81 81 MB/s
Read 86.2
Write 85.2
Mixed 23.5
SusWrite 79.2
50% 68.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.83 MB/s
561GB free
Firmware: GU001U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 75 77 75 79 79 MB/s
Read 67.7
Write 66.7
Mixed 25.8
SusWrite 77.1
43% 59.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.87 MB/s
408GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GL002C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 57 59 66 65 70 MB/s
Read 70.9
Write 72.3
Mixed 23.3
SusWrite 62.2
42% 57.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
96% 0.73 MB/s
361GB free
Firmware: GU001U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 64 66 65 65 66 MB/s
Read 60
Write 54.7
Mixed 13.8
SusWrite 64.5
35% 48.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
68% 0.4 MB/s
99GB free
Firmware: GU001U
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 47 48 48 48 49 MB/s
Read 75
Write 74
Mixed 25.7
SusWrite 47.9
40% 55.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
104% 0.87 MB/s
406GB free
Firmware: GL002C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 56 59 58 58 57 MB/s
Read 59
Write 59
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 56.9
40% 54.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.77 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 24,847,681 HDDs tested.

Typical MK1059GSM 1TB Builds (Compare 13,270 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 39% - Below average Total price: $261

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