Average Bench: 43.5% (435th of 1015)

Based on 6,551 user benchmarks.  Model: Seagate BUP Slim SL

Below average average bench

The Seagate BUP Slim SL 2TB averaged 56.4% 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 2.68MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate BUP Slim SL 2TB is 50.6%. 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 59.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 71.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,551 samples)
Min Avg Max
27.6 Read 71.3 116
22.5 Write 73.2 128
24 Mixed 59.4 94.8
26 SusWrite 79.7 126
52.4% 70.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.91 1.9
0.7 4K Write 2.68 4.5
0.2 4K Mixed 0.69 1.1
164% 1.43 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
358GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 118 114 122 122 122 MB/s
Read 100
Write 119
Mixed 89.6
SusWrite 120
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 0.7
183% 1.63 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 124 124 124 124 124 MB/s
Read 101
Write 127
Mixed 94.4
SusWrite 117
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.8
230% 1.97 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 123 124 125 125 125 MB/s
Read 90
Write 137
Mixed 99.2
SusWrite 124
83% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.7
193% 1.77 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 115 113 115 115 117 MB/s
Read 81.2
Write 98.1
Mixed 80.6
SusWrite 114
69% 93.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
90% 0.53 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 115 109 114 112 117 MB/s
Read 79.5
Write 126
Mixed 79.9
SusWrite 113
74% 99.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.7
206% 1.83 MB/s
532GB free
Firmware: 0302
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 101 101 103 103 102 MB/s
Read 66.3
Write 56.9
Mixed 50
SusWrite 101
50% 68.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 1
210% 1.87 MB/s
342GB free
Firmware: 0143
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 63 63 63 63 67 MB/s
Read 99.1
Write 112
Mixed 56.9
SusWrite 64
61% 83.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.03 MB/s
913GB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 72 76 77 79 78 MB/s
Read 69
Write 129
Mixed 108
SusWrite 72.8
71% 94.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 0.8
218% 1.93 MB/s
420GB free
Firmware: 0143
SusWrite @10s intervals: 9.7 12 14 11 12 10 MB/s
Read 11.9
Write 14.7
Mixed 11.7
SusWrite 11.5
9% 12.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.1
23% 0.2 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 39,758,828 HDDs tested.

Typical BUP Slim SL 2TB Builds (Compare 26,859 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450 AORUS M - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $683

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