Average Bench: 96.6% (6th of 1015)

Based on 477 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD4002FFWX-68TZ4N0, WDC WD4002FFWX-6, WDC WD40 02FFWX-68TZ4N0, WDC WD4002FFWX-68TZ4

Excellent average bench

The WD WD4002FFWX-68TZ4N0 4TB averaged just 3.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WD WD4002FFWX-68TZ4N0 4TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.65MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.68MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD4002FFWX-68TZ4N0 4TB is 49.2%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD WD4002FFWX-68TZ4N0 4TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 74.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 167MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 477 samples)
Min Avg Max
104 Read 167 203
107 Write 170 207
52.7 Mixed 74.1 84.2
107 SusWrite 169 200
106% 145 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.71 4K Read 0.96 1.1
2.61 4K Write 4.65 6.2
0.4 4K Mixed 0.68 0.9
202% 2.1 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 192 192 188 197 193 MB/s
Read 183
Write 187
Mixed 70
SusWrite 191
115% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.9
189% 1.53 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 173 184 188 173 182 188 MB/s
Read 180
Write 180
Mixed 71.9
SusWrite 181
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 0.6
194% 2.07 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 182 190 188 179 190 MB/s
Read 163
Write 168
Mixed 71.3
SusWrite 184
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.6
4K Mixed 0.5
205% 2.4 MB/s
843GB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 160 156 157 158 153 MB/s
Read 187
Write 180
Mixed 84.3
SusWrite 157
111% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.6
186% 1.97 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 172 158 148 161 155 MB/s
Read 111
Write 134
Mixed 58.8
SusWrite 161
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.5
159% 1.73 MB/s
722GB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 35 37 36 38 38 MB/s
Read 112
Write 36.9
Mixed 47.4
SusWrite 36.6
43% 58.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.4
124% 1.27 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,584,195 HDDs tested.

Typical WD4002FFWX-68TZ4N0 4TB Builds (Compare 1,027 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus TUF B360-PLUS GAMING - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $684

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