Average Bench: 30.1% (739th of 1015)

Based on 352 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG HN-M320MBB

Poor average bench

The Samsung HN-M320MBB 320GB averaged 69.8% 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 0.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.03MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung HN-M320MBB 320GB is 30.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Samsung HN-M320MBB 320GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 38.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 46.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 352 samples)
Min Avg Max
12.3 Read 53.9 75.1
13.2 Write 49 73.5
10.5 Mixed 38.3 63.9
14.6 SusWrite 46.3 73.1
34.7% 46.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.34 0.5
0.3 4K Write 1.03 1.58
0.1 4K Mixed 0.4 0.8
78% 0.59 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2AR1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 64 66 65 62 69 MB/s
Read 65.3
Write 66.8
Mixed 38
SusWrite 65.2
43% 58.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
118% 0.8 MB/s
259GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 57 67 43 66 54 MB/s
Read 74.6
Write 78.9
Mixed 46.2
SusWrite 54.8
47% 63.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
141% 1 MB/s
111GB free
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 64 66 66 66 66 MB/s
Read 56.8
Write 38.5
Mixed 40
SusWrite 64.7
37% 50 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.9 MB/s
111GB free
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 65 66 66 64 66 MB/s
Read 53.8
Write 39.1
Mixed 40.6
SusWrite 64.5
37% 49.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.9 MB/s
5GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 35 28 49 49 54 MB/s
Read 63.8
Write 63.8
Mixed 32.3
SusWrite 43
37% 50.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.8
120% 0.67 MB/s
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2AR1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 45 47 45 44 48 MB/s
Read 52.8
Write 55.1
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 44.8
35% 47.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
96% 0.73 MB/s
126GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 39 39 44 42 41 MB/s
Read 41.7
Write 55.1
Mixed 30.9
SusWrite 40.8
31% 42.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
115% 0.73 MB/s
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2AR10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 34 39 54 60 57 MB/s
Read 29.2
Write 43
Mixed 16
SusWrite 47.8
25% 34 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.1
29% 0.27 MB/s
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Typical HN-M320MBB 320GB Builds (Compare 595 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 18%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 12%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Intel powered classmate PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 13% - Very poor Total price: $201

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