Average Bench: 23.8% (906th of 1015)

more Based on 2,207 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD1600JD-22HBB0, WDC WD16 00JD-00HBB0, WDC WD1600JD-75HBB0, WDC WD16 00JD-75HBC0, WDC WD1600JD-00GBB0, WDC WD16 00JD-22HBB0, WDC WD1600JD-55HBC0, WDC WD16 00JD-41HBC0, WDC WD1600JD-00F, WDC WD1600JD-98HBC0, WDC WD1600JD-00H, WDC WD1600JD-22H, WDC WD16 00JD-55HBB0, WDC WD1600JD-00G, WDC WD16 00JD-98HBB0, WDC WD1600JD-40H, WDC WD1600JD-40G, WDC WD1600JD-00HBB0, WDC WD1600JD-41HBC0, WDC WD1600JD-19HBC0, WDC WD16 00JD-00HBC0, WDC WD1600JD-75HBC0, WDC WD1600JD-40HBC0, WDC WD16 00JD-75HBB0, WDC WD16 00JD-22GBB0, WDC WD1600JD-40GBB1, WDC WD1600JD-40GBB2, WDC WD16 00JD-00FYB0, WDC WD1600JD-55HBB0, WDC WD16 00JD-22HBC0, WDC WD1600JD-98HBB0, WDC WD16 00JD-22FYB0, WDC WD16 00JD-00GBB0, WDC WD1600JD-55H, WDC WD16 00JD-98HBC0, WDC WD1600JD-75H, WDC WD1600JD-22FYB0, WDC WD1600JD-22HBC0, WDC WD16 00JD-55FYB0, WDC WD1600JD-00HBC0, WDC WD1600JD-00FYB0, WDC WD1600JD-32HBB0

Very poor average bench

The WD WD1600JD-22HBB0 160GB averaged 76.1% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.74MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.38MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD1600JD-22HBB0 160GB is 27%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD WD1600JD-22HBB0 160GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 24.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 41MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 2,207 samples)
Min Avg Max
5.39 Read 41 57
5.84 Write 44.4 60
3.59 Mixed 24.6 31.8
10.7 SusWrite 41.7 57.8
27.8% 37.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.52 0.7
0.2 4K Write 1.38 1.9
0.1 4K Mixed 0.74 1
129% 0.88 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
293GB free
Firmware: 02.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 106 103 106 104 101 MB/s
Read 93.3
Write 72
Mixed 38.8
SusWrite 104
56% 76.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.33 MB/s
91GB free
Firmware: 02.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 67 68 66 66 68 MB/s
Read 102
Write 92.4
Mixed 46
SusWrite 66.9
56% 76.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
182% 1.37 MB/s
149GB free
Firmware: 02.05D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 55 56 56 56 56 56 MB/s
Read 53.5
Write 54.5
Mixed 31
SusWrite 55.8
36% 48.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
152% 1.03 MB/s
149GB free
Firmware: 08.02D08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 35 37 31 45 55 MB/s
Read 43.8
Write 38.8
Mixed 31.3
SusWrite 39.3
28% 38.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
27GB free
Firmware: 08.02D08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.2 0 0.3 0 0 0.4 MB/s
Read 0.7
Write 1
Mixed 1.2
SusWrite 0.1
1% 0.75 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.1
11% 0.03 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,775,191 HDDs tested.

Typical WD1600JD-22HBB0 160GB Builds (Compare 41,268 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop 65%
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $326

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