Average Bench: 51.7% (291st of 1015)

more Based on 9,217 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD1002FBYS-02A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-18W8B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-01A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-70A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-18W8B1, WDC WD1002FBYS-70A6B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-01A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-18A6B, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-43P1B, WDC WD1002FBYS-0, WDC WD1002FBYS-1, WDC WD1002FBYS-4, WDC WD10 02FBYS-70A6B, WDC WD10 02FBYS-02A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-5, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18W8B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-12, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18W8B1, WDC WD1002FBYS-12A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-18W8B, WDC WD10 02FBYS-05A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-05A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-01A6B, WDC WD10 02FBYS-43P1B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-50A6B1, WDC WD1002FBYS-18A6B0, WDC WD10 02FBYS-02A6B, WDC WD10 02FBYS-50A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-43P1B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-01B1B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-05A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-50A6B, WDC WD10 02FBYS-50A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-50A6B1, WDC WD1002FBYS-50A6B0, WDC WD1002FBYS-01A6B0, WD1002FBYS-12, WDC WD10 02FBYS-05A6B, WD1002FB YS-12, WDC WD10 02FBYS-18W8B, WDC WD1002FBYS-00L5B1, WDC WD1002FBYS-02A6B, WDC WD1002FBYS-88A6B0

Average average bench

The WD WD1002FBYS-02A6B0 1TB averaged 48.2% 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 0.91MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.37MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD1002FBYS-02A6B0 1TB is 32.2%. 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 64MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 85.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,217 samples)
Min Avg Max
48.4 Read 94.2 115
54.8 Write 89.7 106
38.8 Mixed 64 79.3
46.2 SusWrite 85.6 108
61.5% 83.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.73 0.9
1.2 4K Write 2.37 2.8
0.6 4K Mixed 0.91 1
176% 1.34 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
698GB free
Firmware: 03.00C09
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 102 102 103 102 102 MB/s
Read 101
Write 96.2
Mixed 77.2
SusWrite 102
70% 94.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
183% 1.33 MB/s
402GB free
Firmware: 03.00C05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 77 87 88 85 86 MB/s
Read 108
Write 99.2
Mixed 76.8
SusWrite 83.9
68% 92 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
190% 1.47 MB/s
615GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03.00C06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 53 64 68 77 61 MB/s
Read 105
Write 102
Mixed 74.2
SusWrite 62.3
64% 85.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
181% 1.3 MB/s
265GB free
Firmware: 03.00C05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 80 79 81 81 81 MB/s
Read 82.8
Write 76.7
Mixed 59.5
SusWrite 80.5
55% 74.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.8
166% 1.37 MB/s
587GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 66 72 84 85 87 MB/s
Read 84.5
Write 96.7
Mixed 53.7
SusWrite 76.9
57% 77.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.43 MB/s
580GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 03.00C10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 19 20 21 22 22 MB/s
Read 35
Write 20.3
Mixed 22.5
SusWrite 20
18% 24.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.23 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,233,233 HDDs tested.

Typical WD1002FBYS-02A6B0 1TB Builds (Compare 41,810 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $527

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