Average Bench: 64.7% (167th of 1015)

Based on 5,293 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000DM005-2CW102, ST2000DM005-2CW1, ST2000DM 005-2CW102, ST2000DM ST2000DM005-2CW1

Above average average bench

The Seagate ST2000DM005-2CW102 2TB averaged 35.2% 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 Read Speed 1.43MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 133MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST2000DM005-2CW102 2TB is 60.3%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST2000DM005-2CW102 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.13MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 0.91MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,293 samples)
Min Avg Max
43.8 Read 92 146
55.4 Write 116 154
36.3 Mixed 65.1 75.5
47.1 SusWrite 133 178
74.7% 102 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 1.43 2
0.5 4K Write 0.91 4.8
0 4K Mixed 0.13 0.7
91.3% 0.83 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 166 173 172 163 162 MB/s
Read 119
Write 150
Mixed 69.3
SusWrite 167
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.7
158% 0.97 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 176 178 173 177 177 MB/s
Read 107
Write 147
Mixed 67.9
SusWrite 175
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 0.6
218% 2.27 MB/s
787GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 166 167 168 167 168 MB/s
Read 93.6
Write 125
Mixed 67.9
SusWrite 165
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
76% 0.7 MB/s
851GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 147 152 156 160 152 MB/s
Read 104
Write 128
Mixed 67.9
SusWrite 151
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
80% 0.73 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 139 146 147 151 146 MB/s
Read 97.8
Write 108
Mixed 55.5
SusWrite 145
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
22% 0.27 MB/s
320GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 97 98 98 99 101 MB/s
Read 80.8
Write 116
Mixed 70.2
SusWrite 93.5
67% 90.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 0.6
215% 2.33 MB/s
13GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 79 78 81 81 82 MB/s
Read 49
Write 67.5
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 79.1
47% 63 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
47% 0.47 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 29,522,807 HDDs tested.

Typical ST2000DM005-2CW102 2TB Builds (Compare 26,150 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $464

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