Average Bench: 50.9% (292nd of 1015)

more Based on 1,174 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 49.0% 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 0.77MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.91MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 750GB (2012) is 38.7%. 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 83.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 74.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,174 samples)
Min Avg Max
53.2 Read 93.5 123
52.4 Write 89.2 115
31.2 Mixed 74.5 104
37.3 SusWrite 83.6 116
63.1% 85.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.91 1.2
0.4 4K Write 2.04 2.9
0.3 4K Mixed 0.77 1
161% 1.24 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
664GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 114 114 115 114 114 MB/s
Read 126
Write 111
Mixed 98
SusWrite 114
83% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
154% 1.23 MB/s
383GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 93 94 95 96 96 MB/s
Read 125
Write 119
Mixed 91.3
SusWrite 94.3
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.43 MB/s
179GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 108 108 108 108 105 MB/s
Read 104
Write 104
Mixed 104
SusWrite 106
78% 105 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
170% 1.23 MB/s
663GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 76 89 87 101 103 MB/s
Read 120
Write 91.5
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 86.9
71% 96 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
136% 1.07 MB/s
298GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 96 32 67 97 104 MB/s
Read 116
Write 112
Mixed 84.5
SusWrite 81.7
73% 98.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
196% 1.57 MB/s
130GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 48 64 62 51 17 MB/s
Read 104
Write 104
Mixed 55.8
SusWrite 48.8
58% 78.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
192% 1.53 MB/s
499GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 47 46 47 47 47 MB/s
Read 105
Write 56.6
Mixed 90
SusWrite 46.3
56% 74.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.8 MB/s
534GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 39 40 32 36 41 MB/s
Read 49.3
Write 9
Mixed 17.6
SusWrite 38
21% 28.5 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0
13% 0.23 MB/s
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Typical Green 750GB (2012) Builds (Compare 28,160 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI B450 Tomahawk - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $674

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