Average Bench: 61.7% (184th of 1015)

Based on 289 user benchmarks.  Model: ASMT ASM1156-PM

Above average average bench

The Asmt ASM1156-PM 2TB averaged 38.3% 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 0.72MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.92MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Asmt ASM1156-PM 2TB is 90.3%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Asmt ASM1156-PM 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 75MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 98.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 289 samples)
Min Avg Max
32.7 Read 115 197
25.6 Write 102 171
26.6 Mixed 75 139
18.3 SusWrite 98.6 186
72% 97.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.41 4K Read 0.92 1.4
0.45 4K Write 2.03 5.27
0.2 4K Mixed 0.72 1.2
156% 1.23 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 113 116 117 116 117 MB/s
Read 174
Write 172
Mixed 111
SusWrite 115
106% 143 MB/s
4K Read 6.5
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.5
341% 2.6 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 117 118 119 117 119 MB/s
Read 145
Write 81.3
Mixed 85
SusWrite 117
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
737GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 109 109 109 110 109 MB/s
Read 143
Write 146
Mixed 109
SusWrite 109
94% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.43 MB/s
281GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 62 60 55 129 137 MB/s
Read 159
Write 82.5
Mixed 96
SusWrite 84.5
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
137% 0.83 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 102 102 101 102 102 MB/s
Read 99.7
Write 100
Mixed 73
SusWrite 102
69% 93.7 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.8
179% 1.47 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.7 7.3 7.4 7.3 7.3 7.3 MB/s
Read 27.5
Write 24.8
Mixed 24.8
SusWrite 7.4
16% 21.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,766,589 HDDs tested.

Typical ASM1156-PM 2TB Builds (Compare 20 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock HM77-HT

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $230

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