Average Bench: 61.1% (183rd of 1015)

Based on 6,239 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDS721050DLE630

Above average average bench

The Hitachi HDS721050DLE630 500GB averaged 38.8% 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 0.5MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 116MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS721050DLE630 500GB is 50.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HDS721050DLE630 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 27.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 97.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,239 samples)
Min Avg Max
45.2 Read 116 151
15.2 Write 103 144
17.4 Mixed 27.8 38
16.4 SusWrite 97.2 140
62.2% 86 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.23 4K Read 0.64 0.8
0.4 4K Write 1.46 1.9
0.2 4K Mixed 0.5 0.7
110% 0.87 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
466GB free
Firmware: MS1OA650
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 142 140 147 147 146 MB/s
Read 153
Write 144
Mixed 37
SusWrite 142
86% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.5
118% 1 MB/s
248GB free
Firmware: MS1OA600
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 144 147 147 145 145 MB/s
Read 148
Write 144
Mixed 33.8
SusWrite 146
85% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.5
120% 1.03 MB/s
91GB free
Firmware: MS1OA650
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 115 113 117 125 123 MB/s
Read 131
Write 124
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 116
71% 98.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.5
118% 1 MB/s
189GB free
Firmware: MS1OA600
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 124 129 127 126 128 MB/s
Read 117
Write 107
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 127
68% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
113% 0.87 MB/s
108GB free
Firmware: MS1OA650
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 142 139 138 142 143 MB/s
Read 100
Write 92.2
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 140
64% 89.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
131GB free
Firmware: MS1OA610
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 102 107 107 107 107 MB/s
Read 118
Write 104
Mixed 30
SusWrite 105
65% 89.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
321GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS1OA610
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 8.9 16 22 24 25 MB/s
Read 128
Write 27.2
Mixed 27.9
SusWrite 18.9
37% 50.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
105% 0.6 MB/s
78GB free
Firmware: MS1OA650
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 36 35 37 36 37 MB/s
Read 107
Write 37.1
Mixed 35.3
SusWrite 36.2
40% 53.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.6
107% 0.63 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 27,228,746 HDDs tested.

Typical HDS721050DLE630 500GB Builds (Compare 60,857 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $409

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