Average Bench: 85.1% (55th of 1015)

Based on 104 user benchmarks.  Model: SEAGATE ST2000NM0033

Very good average bench

The Seagate ST2000NM0033 2TB averaged just 14.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate ST2000NM0033 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.89MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.26MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST2000NM0033 2TB is 51.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST2000NM0033 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 89MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 141MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 104 samples)
Min Avg Max
103 Read 156 186
48.7 Write 141 180
43.5 Mixed 89 154
43.2 SusWrite 141 180
96.8% 132 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.29 4K Read 1.26 1.7
0.31 4K Write 2.22 3.3
0.28 4K Mixed 0.89 1.1
192% 1.46 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: NS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 182 183 180 182 178 MB/s
Read 185
Write 179
Mixed 90.8
SusWrite 178
116% 158 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1.2
249% 1.93 MB/s
103GB free
Firmware: NS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 162 168 167 169 169 MB/s
Read 172
Write 168
Mixed 70.7
SusWrite 167
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
236% 1.83 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: NS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 164 161 163 162 159 MB/s
Read 173
Write 175
Mixed 89
SusWrite 162
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
213% 1.5 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: NS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 160 157 155 160 161 160 MB/s
Read 164
Write 150
Mixed 83.3
SusWrite 159
102% 139 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.1
241% 1.83 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: NS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 155 154 154 153 154 MB/s
Read 156
Write 142
Mixed 85
SusWrite 153
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
205% 1.43 MB/s
959GB free
Firmware: NS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 86 95 61 61 61 MB/s
Read 155
Write 155
Mixed 68.8
SusWrite 75.7
83% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.2
247% 1.73 MB/s
847GB free (System drive)
Firmware: NS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 80 88 118 119 128 MB/s
Read 126
Write 98.8
Mixed 70.7
SusWrite 106
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
181% 1.3 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,216,684 HDDs tested.

Typical ST2000NM0033 2TB Builds (Compare 2,375 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock FM2A68M-HD+

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 12% - Very poor Total price: $25

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