Average Bench: 43.8% (434th of 1015)

Based on 4,939 user benchmarks.  Model: Seagate BUP Slim SL

Below average average bench

The Seagate BUP Slim SL 2TB averaged 56.1% 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 0.69MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.67MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate BUP Slim SL 2TB is 52.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate BUP Slim SL 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 57.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 72.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,939 samples)
Min Avg Max
27.6 Read 72.7 118
23.9 Write 75.1 130
23 Mixed 57.9 95.5
22.2 SusWrite 79.3 127
52.6% 71.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.43 4K Read 0.91 1.9
0.5 4K Write 2.67 4.6
0.13 4K Mixed 0.69 1.1
164% 1.42 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 114 111 119 127 124 MB/s
Read 101
Write 113
Mixed 91.2
SusWrite 118
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
173% 1.2 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0302
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 107 107 107 107 107 MB/s
Read 106
Write 83.5
Mixed 58.8
SusWrite 106
65% 88.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
118% 0.7 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 112 110 118 126 117 MB/s
Read 93
Write 92.2
Mixed 91.3
SusWrite 114
72% 97.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 0.97 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0302
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 105 107 105 106 106 MB/s
Read 100
Write 81.5
Mixed 57.8
SusWrite 106
63% 86.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
118% 0.7 MB/s
896GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 81 67 97 87 93 MB/s
Read 86
Write 104
Mixed 84.5
SusWrite 81.9
66% 89.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.7
153% 1.3 MB/s
265GB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 62 65 61 65 65 MB/s
Read 24.1
Write 96.3
Mixed 80.8
SusWrite 64.1
50% 66.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 0.5
136% 1.4 MB/s
3GB free
Firmware: 0107
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 39 40 41 41 41 MB/s
Read 38.8
Write 41
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 40.2
29% 38.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
158% 1.1 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 BUP Slim SL 2TB Builds (Compare 17,310 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $78

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $490

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