Average Bench: 42% (467th of 1015)

more Based on 3,445 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, WD7500AAKS-00E4A0, 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 58.0% 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 2.26MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Blue 750GB (2008) is 24.4%. 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 53MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 70.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,445 samples)
Min Avg Max
48.5 Read 75.7 93.2
41.5 Write 72.4 92.1
34.8 Mixed 53 63.1
37.3 SusWrite 70.2 91.9
50% 67.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 0.66 0.8
1.1 4K Write 2.26 2.6
0.6 4K Mixed 0.89 1
169% 1.27 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
534GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 85 85 84 85 85 MB/s
Read 83.8
Write 75.3
Mixed 60.4
SusWrite 83.5
56% 75.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.8
168% 1.4 MB/s
526GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 82 82 82 81 82 MB/s
Read 81.7
Write 80.2
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 81.6
56% 76 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
172% 1.3 MB/s
253GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 70 70 70 71 71 MB/s
Read 81.3
Write 74.4
Mixed 57.4
SusWrite 70
52% 70.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.3 MB/s
461GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 66 67 67 66 67 MB/s
Read 74.6
Write 70.6
Mixed 48
SusWrite 66.1
48% 64.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.33 MB/s
556GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 41 36 29 43 47 MB/s
Read 78.4
Write 63.5
Mixed 38.9
SusWrite 39.4
40% 55 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.3
58% 0.47 MB/s
58GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 51 50 51 51 51 MB/s
Read 62.8
Write 65
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 50.4
42% 56.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
181% 1.3 MB/s
73GB free
Firmware: 30.04G30
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 54 54 54 54 54 MB/s
Read 56.3
Write 53.8
Mixed 42.6
SusWrite 53.6
38% 51.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
134% 1.03 MB/s
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Gaming 91%
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Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 86%
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Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $932

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