Average Bench: 59.8% (190th of 1015)

Based on 8,831 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDS721010CLA330

Average average bench

The Hitachi HDS721010CLA330 1TB averaged 40.1% 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 0.73MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS721010CLA330 1TB is 37%. 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 57.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 103MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,831 samples)
Min Avg Max
62.9 Read 106 134
53.5 Write 107 136
39.3 Mixed 57.8 68.4
47.4 SusWrite 103 134
68.3% 93.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 0.73 0.8
1.1 4K Write 1.4 1.5
0.6 4K Mixed 0.77 0.9
142% 0.97 MB/s
User Benchmarks BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
662GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 128 129 130 129 129 MB/s
Read 128
Write 128
Mixed 62
SusWrite 130
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 130 130 131 131 130 MB/s
Read 125
Write 132
Mixed 67.1
SusWrite 126
82% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 131 130 130 131 130 MB/s
Read 123
Write 129
Mixed 67.8
SusWrite 125
82% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
243GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 88 88 90 89 88 MB/s
Read 102
Write 102
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 88.1
64% 86.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1 MB/s
287GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 95 99 99 97 97 MB/s
Read 84.7
Write 94.8
Mixed 56.8
SusWrite 97.4
61% 83.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
583GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 87 86 86 89 88 MB/s
Read 84.7
Write 81
Mixed 56.2
SusWrite 87.1
57% 77.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1 MB/s
57GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 87 87 86 87 86 MB/s
Read 75.7
Write 80.2
Mixed 47.6
SusWrite 86.5
53% 72.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
175GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 82 82 82 82 81 MB/s
Read 79.4
Write 89.5
Mixed 45.2
SusWrite 82
54% 74 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 53,139,724 HDDs tested

Typical HDS721010CLA330 1TB Builds (Compare 18,886 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $806

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