Average Bench: 50.4% (304th of 1015)

Based on 5,852 user benchmarks.  Models: ST4000LM024-2AN17V, ST4000LM 024-2AN17V, ST4000LM024-2AN1, ST4000LM024-2U817V

Average average bench

The Seagate ST4000LM024-2AN17V 4TB averaged 49.5% 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 Write Speed 3.82MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.6MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST4000LM024-2AN17V 4TB is 32.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate ST4000LM024-2AN17V 4TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 66.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 58.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,852 samples)
Min Avg Max
43.9 Read 66.9 97.2
53 Write 93.7 124
21.8 Mixed 58.4 68.1
60.3 SusWrite 108 134
60.1% 81.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.67 1
2.7 4K Write 3.82 4.8
0.33 4K Mixed 0.6 0.8
166% 1.7 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 122 127 129 134 135 MB/s
Read 77.4
Write 125
Mixed 68.1
SusWrite 120
72% 97.7 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.8
182% 1.53 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 126 127 125 122 128 MB/s
Read 69.8
Write 111
Mixed 54.8
SusWrite 120
65% 88.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.7
168% 1.57 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 122 120 121 124 124 MB/s
Read 67
Write 124
Mixed 64.7
SusWrite 122
69% 94.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.6
174% 1.77 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 93 88 92 84 96 MB/s
Read 57.5
Write 88.5
Mixed 60.7
SusWrite 90.7
55% 74.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 0.5
156% 1.6 MB/s
332GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 90 91 88 92 90 MB/s
Read 47.9
Write 62.9
Mixed 53.8
SusWrite 89.5
47% 63.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.4
127% 1.5 MB/s
866GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 78 84 88 87 84 MB/s
Read 49
Write 70
Mixed 59.3
SusWrite 80
48% 64.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.5
147% 1.6 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,751,969 HDDs tested.

Typical ST4000LM024-2AN17V 4TB Builds (Compare 81,747 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $109

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $933

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