Average Bench: 48% (340th of 1015)

Based on 8,477 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDE721010SLA330

Below average average bench

The Hitachi HDE721010SLA330 1TB averaged 52.0% 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 0.84MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.69MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDE721010SLA330 1TB is 38.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HDE721010SLA330 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 47.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 80.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,477 samples)
Min Avg Max
44.3 Read 86.6 111
23.8 Write 84.1 109
23.3 Mixed 47.2 62
33.7 SusWrite 80.4 109
54.7% 74.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.75 0.9
0.6 4K Write 1.69 2.1
0.4 4K Mixed 0.84 1
156% 1.09 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: ST6OA3BF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 80 81 110 111 80 MB/s
Read 106
Write 105
Mixed 57.7
SusWrite 90.3
66% 89.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
183% 1.3 MB/s
277GB free
Firmware: ST6OA3BF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 78 78 77 76 77 MB/s
Read 113
Write 106
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 78.4
66% 89.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
182% 1.27 MB/s
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ST6OA3AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 50 53 59 60 34 MB/s
Read 104
Write 105
Mixed 48.9
SusWrite 50.6
56% 77.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
167% 1.17 MB/s
323GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ST6OA3BF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 42 65 74 75 73 MB/s
Read 85.4
Write 94
Mixed 44.2
SusWrite 62.9
52% 71.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
98GB free
Firmware: ST6OA31B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 71 73 73 71 73 MB/s
Read 75.2
Write 27.4
Mixed 28.1
SusWrite 72.1
37% 50.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 1
170% 1.07 MB/s
202GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ST6OA3BF
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 51 40 29 50 52 MB/s
Read 63.2
Write 69.1
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 42.7
38% 51.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
97% 0.53 MB/s
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Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $72

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