Average Bench: 51.5% (292nd of 1015)

more Based on 753 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD7500AZRX-00A8LB0, WDC WD7500AZRX-00A8L, WDC WD7500AZRX-00L4HB0, WDC WD75 00AZRX-00A8LB0, WDC WD75 00AZRX-00A8L, WDC WD7500AZRX-0

Average average bench

The WD Green 750GB (2012) averaged 48.5% 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 0.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.94MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 750GB (2012) is 35%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Green 750GB (2012) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 83.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 73.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 753 samples)
Min Avg Max
55.8 Read 93.6 123
56 Write 89.8 114
23.9 Mixed 73.3 107
38.5 SusWrite 83.4 116
63% 85 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.29 4K Read 0.82 1.2
0.4 4K Write 1.94 2.8
0.15 4K Mixed 0.6 0.9
137% 1.12 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
632GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 120 120 119 119 119 MB/s
Read 116
Write 112
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 118
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
190% 1.5 MB/s
164GB free
Firmware: 1A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 107 106 109 109 109 MB/s
Read 89.7
Write 89.7
Mixed 96.2
SusWrite 108
71% 95.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
179% 1.27 MB/s
609GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 97 99 101 99 98 MB/s
Read 95
Write 96.7
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 98.4
69% 93 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.93 MB/s
59GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 98 99 98 100 99 MB/s
Read 60.7
Write 66.5
Mixed 69
SusWrite 98.8
55% 73.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
154% 1.27 MB/s
203GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 71 72 72 72 72 MB/s
Read 84.6
Write 82.5
Mixed 86.9
SusWrite 71.6
61% 81.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
122% 0.9 MB/s
147GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 89 90 88 89 90 MB/s
Read 58.7
Write 55.8
Mixed 46.7
SusWrite 88.9
46% 62.5 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
148% 1.03 MB/s
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 55 60 65 71 72 MB/s
Read 78.8
Write 71.4
Mixed 65.8
SusWrite 63.8
52% 70 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.47 MB/s
527GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 81 80 81 81 81 MB/s
Read 59.7
Write 55.2
Mixed 66
SusWrite 80.2
49% 65.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
123% 0.97 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,734,915 HDDs tested.

Typical Green 750GB (2012) Builds (Compare 6,613 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: MSI Z77A-G43 (MS-7758)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $640

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