Average Bench: 51.4% (288th of 1015)

more Based on 24,089 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD1002FBYS-02A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-18W8B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-01A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-70A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-18W8B1, WDC WD10 02FBYS-01A6B, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-43P1B, WDC WD10 02FBYS-02A6B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18A6B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-70A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-18W8B, WDC WD1002FBYS-02A06B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-02A6C0, WDC WD1002FBYS-18A6B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-02A6C, WDC WD10 02FBYS-02A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-43P1B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-05A6B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-50A6B, WD1002FBYS-12, WDC WD10 02FBYS-05A6B, WD1002FB YS-12, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18W8B, WDC WD1002FBYS-00L5B1, WDC WD1002FBYS-70A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-18A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-0, WDC WD1002FBYS-1, WDC WD10 02FBYS-43P1B, WDC WD1002FBYS-4, WDC WD10 02FBYS-70A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-5, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18W8B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-12, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18W8B1, WDC WD1002FBYS-12A6B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-05A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-05A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-01A6B, WDC WD10 02FBYS-43P1B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-50A6B1, WDC WD10 02FBYS-50A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-01B1B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-50A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-50A6B1, WDC WD1002FBYS-50A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-01A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-02A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-88A6B0

Average average bench

The WD WD1002FBYS-02A6B0 1TB averaged 48.6% 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 0.89MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.37MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD1002FBYS-02A6B0 1TB is 29.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD WD1002FBYS-02A6B0 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 63.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 86.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 24,089 samples)
Min Avg Max
51.5 Read 92.2 113
51.4 Write 87.4 105
42 Mixed 63.8 79.3
51.2 SusWrite 86.5 107
60.8% 82.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.45 4K Read 0.74 0.9
1.25 4K Write 2.37 2.8
0.6 4K Mixed 0.89 1
173% 1.33 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
882GB free
Firmware: 03.00C06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 106 107 108 107 107 MB/s
Read 119
Write 103
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 107
73% 99 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
196% 1.4 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 03.00C06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 106 107 106 107 MB/s
Read 115
Write 103
Mixed 69.3
SusWrite 106
72% 98.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.47 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 03.00C05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 107 106 107 107 107 MB/s
Read 111
Write 104
Mixed 65
SusWrite 106
71% 96.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.47 MB/s
698GB free
Firmware: 03.00C06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 99 94 101 102 101 MB/s
Read 110
Write 101
Mixed 65.4
SusWrite 99.5
69% 94.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
189% 1.4 MB/s
617GB free
Firmware: 03.00C10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 100 97 99 96 99 MB/s
Read 106
Write 99.6
Mixed 78.6
SusWrite 97.5
70% 95.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
192% 1.5 MB/s
254GB free
Firmware: 03.00C06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 94 95 96 95 96 MB/s
Read 108
Write 103
Mixed 78.2
SusWrite 94.7
71% 96.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
183% 1.33 MB/s
428GB free
Firmware: 00.0NS03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 85 85 86 86 86 MB/s
Read 108
Write 99.6
Mixed 79.8
SusWrite 83.3
69% 92.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.9
179% 1.43 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,043,768 HDDs tested.

Typical WD1002FBYS-02A6B0 1TB Builds (Compare 44,238 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $327

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