Average Bench: 58.4% (211th of 1015)

Based on 3,380 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDS721010CLA330

Average average bench

The Hitachi HDS721010CLA330 1TB averaged 41.5% 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 0.76MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.71MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS721010CLA330 1TB is 41.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HDS721010CLA330 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 56MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 97.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,380 samples)
Min Avg Max
56.2 Read 106 135
52.6 Write 106 135
28.8 Mixed 56 68.6
49.1 SusWrite 97.5 134
66.9% 91.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.71 0.8
1 4K Write 1.39 1.6
0.5 4K Mixed 0.76 0.9
140% 0.95 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
704GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 133 134 135 135 135 MB/s
Read 126
Write 109
Mixed 58.1
SusWrite 134
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
916GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 123 124 125 125 125 MB/s
Read 134
Write 134
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 124
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
446GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JP4O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 105 111 112 123 122 MB/s
Read 122
Write 116
Mixed 63.7
SusWrite 114
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
184GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 120 120 120 120 119 MB/s
Read 110
Write 117
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 120
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1 MB/s
770GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 98 104 108 109 107 MB/s
Read 109
Write 110
Mixed 60.9
SusWrite 102
70% 95.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
44GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 78 81 80 72 81 MB/s
Read 85
Write 91.5
Mixed 51.9
SusWrite 78.7
56% 76.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,346,176 HDDs tested.

Typical HDS721010CLA330 1TB Builds (Compare 5,941 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-H61M-S1 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $285

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