Average Bench: 42.2% (471st of 1015)

Based on 7,118 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HTS725050A9A364

Below average average bench

The Hitachi HTS725050A9A364 500GB averaged 57.8% 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 0.67MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.51MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HTS725050A9A364 500GB is 45.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HTS725050A9A364 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 42.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 70.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,118 samples)
Min Avg Max
14.5 Read 76.6 105
14.8 Write 74.3 104
13.5 Mixed 42.5 56.8
21.2 SusWrite 70.4 103
48.4% 65.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.51 0.6
0.3 4K Write 1.11 1.3
0.1 4K Mixed 0.67 0.9
117% 0.76 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
291GB free
Firmware: PC4OC72E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 86 86 86 86 86 MB/s
Read 93.5
Write 96.2
Mixed 52.8
SusWrite 85.5
60% 82 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
136% 0.87 MB/s
268GB free
Firmware: PC4OC70E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 84 82 83 82 84 MB/s
Read 57.2
Write 68.2
Mixed 39
SusWrite 82.6
45% 61.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
136% 0.87 MB/s
92GB free
Firmware: PC4ZC70F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 69 68 69 69 68 MB/s
Read 68.1
Write 71.2
Mixed 38.7
SusWrite 68.3
45% 61.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.9 MB/s
408GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PC4OC72E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 74 76 75 78 77 MB/s
Read 37.8
Write 30.3
Mixed 30.9
SusWrite 76.3
32% 43.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.4
73% 0.57 MB/s
393GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PC4OC70E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 19 33 37 63 64 70 MB/s
Read 32.2
Write 57.9
Mixed 21.4
SusWrite 47.6
29% 39.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.4
62% 0.37 MB/s
305GB free (System drive)
Firmware: PC4OC72E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 59 18 46 2.3 11 MB/s
Read 9.5
Write 15.2
Mixed 13
SusWrite 25.3
12% 15.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
30% 0.3 MB/s
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Typical HTS725050A9A364 500GB Builds (Compare 5,042 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $232

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