Average Bench: 124% (1st of 1015)

Based on 34 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA HDWR440

Outstanding average bench

The Toshiba HDWR440 4TB averaged 23.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba HDWR440 4TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.77MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 3.48MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba HDWR440 4TB is 64.4%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Toshiba HDWR440 4TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 107MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.73MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 34 samples)
Min Avg Max
7.7 Read 212 249
15.4 Write 211 249
9.4 Mixed 107 131
47.6 SusWrite 220 247
137% 187 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.73 1
1.5 4K Write 3.48 4.1
0.1 4K Mixed 0.77 1
181% 1.66 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3TB free
Firmware: 0601
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 248 247 247 247 249 MB/s
Read 236
Write 223
Mixed 131
SusWrite 247
154% 209 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 0.9
206% 1.83 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0601
SusWrite @10s intervals: 236 236 236 238 238 236 MB/s
Read 235
Write 230
Mixed 116
SusWrite 236
149% 204 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.8
193% 1.8 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0601
SusWrite @10s intervals: 243 245 244 247 247 247 MB/s
Read 222
Write 228
Mixed 111
SusWrite 246
147% 202 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 0.8
191% 1.77 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0601
SusWrite @10s intervals: 242 240 243 243 245 244 MB/s
Read 224
Write 236
Mixed 115
SusWrite 243
150% 204 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.7
182% 1.77 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0601
SusWrite @10s intervals: 228 236 236 236 236 235 MB/s
Read 202
Write 201
Mixed 109
SusWrite 234
137% 187 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 0.8
182% 1.6 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0601
SusWrite @10s intervals: 233 233 234 234 234 233 MB/s
Read 189
Write 214
Mixed 108
SusWrite 234
136% 186 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 0.9
194% 1.7 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: 0601
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 107 103 100 98 96 MB/s
Read 158
Write 146
Mixed 83.2
SusWrite 102
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.7
161% 1.43 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,043,065 HDDs tested.

Typical HDWR440 4TB Builds (Compare 458 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 151%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 104%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 143%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock Z590 Phantom Gaming 4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $803

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