Average Bench: 42.9% (452nd of 1015)

Based on 201 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MQ01ABD032V

Below average average bench

The Toshiba MQ01ABD032V 320GB averaged 57.1% 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 0.37MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.11MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MQ01ABD032V 320GB is 34%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Toshiba MQ01ABD032V 320GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 44.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.38MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 201 samples)
Min Avg Max
29.8 Read 75.3 96.8
39.3 Write 76 98.5
17.9 Mixed 44.5 87.3
28.7 SusWrite 71.8 98.2
49.1% 66.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.38 0.5
0.3 4K Write 1.11 1.7
0.09 4K Mixed 0.37 0.6
77.7% 0.62 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
109GB free
Firmware: AX0U1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 82 83 83 83 83 MB/s
Read 81.5
Write 83.2
Mixed 38
SusWrite 82.9
52% 71.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
98% 0.77 MB/s
193GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AX0U1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 54 63 60 57 59 MB/s
Read 68.1
Write 71.5
Mixed 37
SusWrite 59.1
43% 58.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
93% 0.67 MB/s
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AX0U1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 21 8.1 31 51 55 MB/s
Read 92.3
Write 69
Mixed 32
SusWrite 34.4
42% 56.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
100% 0.8 MB/s
108GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AX0U1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 57 52 57 41 48 MB/s
Read 75.5
Write 78
Mixed 37.3
SusWrite 50.8
44% 60.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
100% 0.77 MB/s
12GB free
Firmware: AX0C1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 65 66 66 61 63 MB/s
Read 59
Write 61.6
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 64.3
40% 54.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.9 MB/s
231GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AX0U1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 47 35 39 65 25 MB/s
Read 35.8
Write 58.8
Mixed 15.2
SusWrite 39.3
27% 37.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
69% 0.37 MB/s
274GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AX0C1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.2 42 29 9.1 11 45 MB/s
Read 44.9
Write 45.6
Mixed 11.4
SusWrite 23.7
23% 31.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.1
23% 0.2 MB/s
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Typical MQ01ABD032V 320GB Builds (Compare 19,187 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME A320M-K - $59

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $324

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