Average Bench: 28.8% (772nd of 1015)

Based on 2,488 user benchmarks.  Models: ST380811AS, ST380811 0AS, ST380811 AS, ST380811 ST380811AS

Very poor average bench

The Seagate ST380811AS 80GB averaged 71.1% 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 0.71MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.55MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST380811AS 80GB is 29.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate ST380811AS 80GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Write Speed 38.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 33.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,488 samples)
Min Avg Max
17 Read 53.4 71.5
11 Write 38.2 65.3
13.7 Mixed 33.9 44.2
17.9 SusWrite 46.7 70.9
31.8% 43.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.55 0.7
0.4 4K Write 1.21 1.5
0.2 4K Mixed 0.71 0.9
124% 0.82 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
6GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 44 44 45 46 45 MB/s
Read 64.1
Write 33.3
Mixed 42.7
SusWrite 45
34% 46.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
9GB free
Firmware: 3.AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 50 51 50 51 51 MB/s
Read 50.8
Write 20.3
Mixed 38.1
SusWrite 50.6
30% 39.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.93 MB/s
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AAE
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 8.2 26 34 38 36 MB/s
Read 43
Write 23.8
Mixed 25.5
SusWrite 28.7
22% 30.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
108% 0.73 MB/s
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 35 26 38 37 39 MB/s
Read 36.7
Write 41
Mixed 30
SusWrite 34.2
26% 35.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.8 MB/s
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AAE
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 41 10 10 12 21 MB/s
Read 48
Write 41.5
Mixed 29.9
SusWrite 22.7
26% 35.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
125% 0.83 MB/s
26GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 30 36 42 45 46 MB/s
Read 31.3
Write 25.9
Mixed 24.2
SusWrite 39.2
22% 30.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
125% 0.83 MB/s
59GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.2 6.1 5.5 5.7 5.7 6.2 MB/s
Read 32.8
Write 5.5
Mixed 11.2
SusWrite 6
10% 13.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
93% 0.5 MB/s
12GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 3.AAE
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.4 11 9.8 9.2 9.7 9.8 MB/s
Read 9.3
Write 7.3
Mixed 8.5
SusWrite 9.7
6% 8.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
17% 0.1 MB/s
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AmazonUS $9917 months
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Typical ST380811AS 80GB Builds (Compare 38,821 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $332

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