Average Bench: 38.9% (525th of 1015)

more Based on 24,720 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD7500BPVT-24HXZT3, WDC WD75 00BPVT-55HXZ, WDC WD75 00BPVT-22HXZT1, WDC WD75 00BPVT-22HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-60HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-60HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-75HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-55HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-26HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-26HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-11HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-22A1YT0, WDC WD7500BPVT-26HXZ, WDC WD75 00BPVT-00A1YT0, WDC WD7500BPVT-24A1YT0, WDC WD7500BPVT-08A1YT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-08A1YT2, WDC WD75 00BPVT-35HXZ, WD7500BPVT-75A1Y, WDC WD7500BPVT-55HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-55HXZT2, WDC WD7500BPVT-55HXZT4, WDC WD7500BPVT-75A1Y, WDC WD7500BPVT-55HXZT1, WDC WD75 00BPVT-00HXZ, WDC WD75 00BPVT-08HXZ, WDC WD75 00BPVT-00A1Y, WDC WD7500BPVT-22HX2T0, WDC WD75 00BPVT-75A1YT0, WDC WD75 00BPVT-08HXZT1, WDC WD75 00BPVT-08HXZT3, WDC WD75 00BPVT-55HXZT4, WDC WD75 00BPVT-55HXZT3, WDC WD75 00BPVT-55HXZT2, WDC WD75 00BPVT-24HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-60HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-24HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-75HXZT1, WDC WD75 00BPVT-75HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-75HXZT3, WDC WD75 00BPVT-75A1Y, WDC WD7500BPVT-35HXZ, WDC WD75 00BPVT-24HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-80HXZ, WDC WD75 00BPVT-24HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-08HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-24HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-08HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-7, WDC WD7500BPVT-6, WDC WD7500BPVT-5, WDC WD75 00BPVT-80HXZ, WDC WD75 00BPVT-24A1YT0, WDC WD75 00BPVT-75HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-8, WDC WD7500BPVT-00A1YT0, WDC WD7500BPVT-3, WDC WD7500BPVT-2, WDC WD75 00BPVT-00HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-1, WDC WD7500BPVT-0, WDC WD75 00BPVT-00HXZT1, WD7500BPVT-75A1, WDC WD75 00BPVT-60HXZT1, WDC WD75 00BPVT-08A1YT2, WDC WD75 00BPVT-22A1Y, WDC WD75 00BPVT-60HXZT3, WDC WD75 00BPVT-60HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-22HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-75A1YT0, WDC WD75 00BPVT-22HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-22A1Y, WDC WD7500BPVT-22HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-22HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-16HXZ, WDC WD75 00BPVT-22A1YT0, WDC WD75 00BPVT-80HXZT1, WDC WD75 00BPVT-80HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-26A1YT0, WDC WD75 00BPVT-16HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-80HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-80HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-11A1YT0, WDC WD7500BPVT-00HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-00HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-00HXZT0, WDC WD75 00BPVT-35HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-16HXZT3, WD7500BPVT-60HX, WD 7500, WDC WD75 00BPVT-35HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-00A1Y, WDC WD75 00BPVT-26A1YT0, WDC WD7500BPVT-35HXZT1, WDC WD7500BPVT-00HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-35HXZT3, WDC WD7500BPVT-08A1Y, WDC WD7500BPVT-16HXZT2, WDC WD7500BPVT-08HXZ, WDC WD7500BPVT-16HXZT1

Poor average bench

The WD Blue 2.5" 750GB (2010) averaged 61.1% 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 0.55MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.37MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Blue 2.5" 750GB (2010) is 35.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Blue 2.5" 750GB (2010) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 42.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 62.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 24,720 samples)
Min Avg Max
30.8 Read 72.9 97.3
19.9 Write 68.2 95
16.4 Mixed 42.3 54.1
25.4 SusWrite 62.4 95.1
45.2% 61.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.4 0.5
0.4 4K Write 1.37 1.8
0.2 4K Mixed 0.55 0.7
104% 0.77 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
698GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 92 97 98 98 98 MB/s
Read 99
Write 91.3
Mixed 50.6
SusWrite 95.9
62% 84.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.9 MB/s
589GB free
Firmware: 03.01A03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 71 74 75 74 75 MB/s
Read 87.5
Write 72
Mixed 51.8
SusWrite 73.4
52% 71.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
119% 0.93 MB/s
534GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 42 73 75 77 79 MB/s
Read 89.2
Write 82.4
Mixed 46.8
SusWrite 67.7
52% 71.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
144% 0.93 MB/s
129GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 85 84 82 85 87 MB/s
Read 69.2
Write 65.4
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 84
47% 64 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
75GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 77 79 76 77 77 MB/s
Read 50.7
Write 50.4
Mixed 37.8
SusWrite 76.7
40% 53.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.4
87% 0.73 MB/s
186GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 58 59 59 57 60 MB/s
Read 56.4
Write 43.1
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 58.9
36% 49.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.4
89% 0.73 MB/s
13GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 48 49 47 49 48 MB/s
Read 50
Write 49.8
Mixed 35.5
SusWrite 48.2
34% 45.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
109% 0.8 MB/s
568GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 35 29 28 25 25 MB/s
Read 58.5
Write 78.9
Mixed 37
SusWrite 30.9
38% 51.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.3
70% 0.63 MB/s
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Desktop 50%
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Workstation 2%
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