Average Bench: 39.9% (515th of 1015)

Based on 7,518 user benchmarks.  Model: HITACHI HTS723232A7A364

Poor average bench

The Hitachi HTS723232A7A364 320GB averaged 60.1% 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 0.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.54MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HTS723232A7A364 320GB is 40.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HTS723232A7A364 320GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 42.9MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 64.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,518 samples)
Min Avg Max
17.2 Read 74.2 102
25.6 Write 72 101
17.5 Mixed 42.9 55.7
27.4 SusWrite 64.7 97.7
46.6% 63.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.54 0.7
0.7 4K Write 1.19 1.5
0.2 4K Mixed 0.6 0.8
111% 0.77 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
275GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EC2OA60W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 88 79 93 101 100 MB/s
Read 101
Write 104
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 89.1
64% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.87 MB/s
280GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EC2OA60W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 90 93 94 89 87 MB/s
Read 93.5
Write 82
Mixed 52.5
SusWrite 91.1
59% 79.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
125% 0.83 MB/s
281GB free
Firmware: EC2OA60W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 90 89 79 87 87 MB/s
Read 92.1
Write 94.3
Mixed 50.1
SusWrite 86.6
59% 80.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
118% 0.83 MB/s
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EC2OA60W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 55 65 74 66 71 MB/s
Read 85
Write 84.3
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 63.9
52% 70.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
105% 0.8 MB/s
140GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EC2OA60W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 57 54 62 60 68 MB/s
Read 83.8
Write 80.8
Mixed 49
SusWrite 58.1
50% 67.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
114% 0.8 MB/s
267GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EC2OA60W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 31 54 68 70 65 MB/s
Read 82.3
Write 71
Mixed 40.8
SusWrite 56.5
46% 62.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.93 MB/s
252GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EC2OA60W
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 56 38 81 90 92 MB/s
Read 19.6
Write 92.2
Mixed 25.3
SusWrite 67.4
37% 51.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.77 MB/s
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EC2OA70M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 12 12 9.4 19 21 17 MB/s
Read 23.4
Write 23.7
Mixed 13.1
SusWrite 14.9
14% 18.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.2
51% 0.5 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,522,141 HDDs tested.

Typical HTS723232A7A364 320GB Builds (Compare 957 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

System: HP EliteBook 8460p

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $227

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