Average Bench: 28.9% (763rd of 1015)

Based on 4,892 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MK5076GSX

Very poor average bench

The Toshiba MK5076GSX 500GB averaged 71.0% 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 0.49MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.23MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MK5076GSX 500GB is 31.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Toshiba MK5076GSX 500GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 19.7MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 47.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,892 samples)
Min Avg Max
15.1 Read 53.3 74.5
13.4 Write 52.4 74.5
8.68 Mixed 19.7 32.1
16.6 SusWrite 47.4 74
31.5% 43.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.38 0.5
0.3 4K Write 1.23 1.7
0.1 4K Mixed 0.49 0.6
92.8% 0.7 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
466GB free
Firmware: GS002D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 74 75 75 75 75 MB/s
Read 73.5
Write 67.5
Mixed 45.8
SusWrite 74.5
48% 65.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 1 MB/s
466GB free
Firmware: GS002D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 72 74 75 75 75 MB/s
Read 59
Write 68.7
Mixed 46.5
SusWrite 74.2
46% 62.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 1 MB/s
394GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS001C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 67 64 52 67 68 MB/s
Read 64.4
Write 58.3
Mixed 33.9
SusWrite 59
40% 53.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
118% 0.8 MB/s
323GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS001C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 25 43 47 53 55 MB/s
Read 32.6
Write 30.8
Mixed 20.6
SusWrite 43.2
23% 31.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
104% 0.7 MB/s
406GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS001C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 25 29 22 21 28 MB/s
Read 23
Write 29
Mixed 17
SusWrite 24.7
17% 23.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.3
51% 0.33 MB/s
431GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS001A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.1 1.7 2.2 3.5 0.2 MB/s
Read 6.3
Write 1
Mixed 4.8
SusWrite 1.9
3% 3.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.1
35% 0.3 MB/s
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AmazonUS $544 years
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Typical MK5076GSX 500GB Builds (Compare 3,102 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 53%
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Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion g6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $262

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