Average Bench: 52.6% (283rd of 1015)

Based on 34 user benchmarks.  Model: ST2000LM006 HN-M201RAD

Average average bench

The Seagate ST2000LM006 HN-M201RAD 2TB averaged 47.4% 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 0.66MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.4MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST2000LM006 HN-M201RAD 2TB is 40.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST2000LM006 HN-M201RAD 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 67.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 81.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 34 samples)
Min Avg Max
20.2 Read 85.9 125
28.7 Write 81.5 140
18.7 Mixed 67.2 130
42.2 SusWrite 93.3 127
60.6% 82 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.55 0.7
0.5 4K Write 2.4 4.8
0.2 4K Mixed 0.66 1.1
141% 1.21 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 2BC10008
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 127 128 128 128 128 MB/s
Read 125
Write 93.7
Mixed 62.3
SusWrite 127
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 1.1
229% 2 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 2BE10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 122 121 123 123 116 MB/s
Read 115
Write 93.5
Mixed 65.5
SusWrite 121
72% 98.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.7
192% 2.03 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 2BE10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 103 103 102 102 103 MB/s
Read 112
Write 72
Mixed 65.8
SusWrite 102
65% 87.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.13 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 2BC10005
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 109 108 108 109 109 MB/s
Read 97
Write 73
Mixed 55
SusWrite 108
61% 83.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
173% 1.37 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 2BC10008
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 124 124 124 124 124 MB/s
Read 80.2
Write 74.8
Mixed 57.8
SusWrite 122
62% 83.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 1
199% 1.67 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 2BC10005
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 99 101 101 101 101 MB/s
Read 92.7
Write 77.3
Mixed 57
SusWrite 99.7
60% 81.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1
197% 1.63 MB/s
675GB free
Firmware: 2BE10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 81 85 82 80 76 MB/s
Read 73
Write 87.7
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 81.5
53% 72.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.97 MB/s
390GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2BC10003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 36 37 35 48 51 MB/s
Read 76.3
Write 71.7
Mixed 39
SusWrite 42.2
42% 57.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.6
106% 0.7 MB/s
518GB free
Firmware: 2BE10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 59 58 58 78 66 MB/s
Read 41.5
Write 55.7
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 63.6
35% 47.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.3
70% 0.6 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,989,650 HDDs tested.

Typical ST2000LM006 HN-M201RAD 2TB Builds (Compare 5,330 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

System: Dell Precision M4800

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $400

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