Average Bench: 28.6% (776th of 1015)

Based on 3,959 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MK5076GSX

Very poor average bench

The Toshiba MK5076GSX 500GB averaged 71.3% 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 0.48MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.2MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MK5076GSX 500GB is 31.5%. 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 19.6MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 47.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,959 samples)
Min Avg Max
14.5 Read 52.2 74.8
16.3 Write 50.7 74.3
11 Mixed 19.6 36.7
16 SusWrite 47.4 74.3
31% 42.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.37 0.5
0.3 4K Write 1.2 1.6
0.1 4K Mixed 0.48 0.6
91.4% 0.68 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
463GB free
Firmware: GS001A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 62 64 64 64 63 MB/s
Read 60.5
Write 61
Mixed 18.8
SusWrite 62.9
37% 50.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.83 MB/s
268GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS001C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 47 43 57 57 56 MB/s
Read 65
Write 68.2
Mixed 18.7
SusWrite 49.8
37% 50.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
91% 0.63 MB/s
185GB free
Firmware: GS001A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 50 50 50 50 50 MB/s
Read 59.7
Write 60
Mixed 18.5
SusWrite 49.8
34% 47 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.87 MB/s
285GB free
Firmware: GS001A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 51 52 52 52 53 MB/s
Read 52.8
Write 48.6
Mixed 17.7
SusWrite 51.9
31% 42.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
111% 0.83 MB/s
358GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 50 38 45 46 56 MB/s
Read 55.4
Write 37.7
Mixed 18.9
SusWrite 44.8
29% 39.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
93% 0.67 MB/s
361GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 43 42 36 35 22 MB/s
Read 46
Write 23.9
Mixed 16.9
SusWrite 35
22% 30.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.4
72% 0.5 MB/s
46GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS001C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 21 21 22 22 21 MB/s
Read 34
Write 32.5
Mixed 18.2
SusWrite 20.7
19% 26.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.5
87% 0.57 MB/s
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Typical MK5076GSX 500GB Builds (Compare 12,439 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion g6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $305

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