Average Bench: 41.7% (487th of 1010)

more Based on 2,062 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD7500AAKS-00RBA0, WDC WD75 00AAKS-00RBA0, WDC WD7500AAKS-22RBA, WDC WD7500AAKS-22RBA0, WDC WD7500AAKS-65RBA0, WDC WD7500AAKS-00RBA, WDC WD75 00AAKS-65RBA0, WDC WD7500AAKS-22RKKA0, WDC WD75 00AAKS-22RBA0, WDC WD75 00AAKS-00RBA, WDC WD75 00AAKS-22RBA, WDC WD7500AAKS-0, WDC WD75 00AAKS-65RBA, WDC WD7500AAKS-65RBA, WDC WD7500AAKS-2

Below average average bench

The WD Blue 750GB (2008) averaged 58.2% 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 0.65MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.1MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Blue 750GB (2008) is 23.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD Blue 750GB (2008) performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 57.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 70MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,062 samples)
Min Avg Max
48.5 Read 74.9 93.3
45.4 Write 70.5 89.8
28.2 Mixed 57.5 83.2
41.8 SusWrite 70 91.6
50.5% 68.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.32 4K Read 0.6 0.8
0.99 4K Write 2.1 2.6
0.24 4K Mixed 0.65 1
136% 1.12 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
679GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 86 85 85 86 86 MB/s
Read 85.7
Write 85.3
Mixed 59
SusWrite 85.7
58% 78.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.43 MB/s
679GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 86 86 87 86 86 MB/s
Read 86
Write 85.5
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 82.1
58% 78.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
177% 1.4 MB/s
202GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 75 78 80 77 69 MB/s
Read 85
Write 79
Mixed 57.8
SusWrite 76.2
55% 74.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.3 MB/s
452GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 79 81 80 81 81 MB/s
Read 80.7
Write 76
Mixed 56.3
SusWrite 80.4
54% 73.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.13 MB/s
288GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 63 63 64 64 64 MB/s
Read 88.5
Write 89.5
Mixed 62.7
SusWrite 63.7
56% 76.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.43 MB/s
151GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 67 67 67 67 68 MB/s
Read 58
Write 60
Mixed 47.8
SusWrite 67.3
43% 58.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.27 MB/s
192GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 60 59 60 61 61 MB/s
Read 63.5
Write 65.3
Mixed 44
SusWrite 60
43% 58.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
187% 1.4 MB/s
698GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 30 22 30 50 41 37 MB/s
Read 27.6
Write 45.1
Mixed 24.2
SusWrite 35.1
24% 33 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
91% 0.63 MB/s
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Typical Blue 750GB (2008) Builds (Compare 9,162 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 69%
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Desktop 75%
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Workstation
Workstation 69%
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Motherboard: Asrock AB350 Pro4 - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $657

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