Average Bench: 48.9% (328th of 1015)

Based on 2,736 user benchmarks.  Models: ST4000LM024-2AN17V, ST4000LM 024-2AN17V, ST4000LM024-2AN1, ST4000LM024-2U817V

Below average average bench

The Seagate ST4000LM024-2AN17V 4TB averaged 51.1% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 3.76MB/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 39.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST4000LM024-2AN17V 4TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 66.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 59.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,736 samples)
Min Avg Max
41 Read 66.3 99.6
49.2 Write 93.5 124
37.5 Mixed 59.1 68.5
35.5 SusWrite 103 132
59.2% 80.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.65 1
2.09 4K Write 3.76 4.6
0.4 4K Mixed 0.6 0.8
164% 1.67 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 120 121 120 121 121 MB/s
Read 95.7
Write 102
Mixed 73.4
SusWrite 119
72% 97.7 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.6
166% 1.57 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 121 126 121 120 123 MB/s
Read 85.8
Write 116
Mixed 64.4
SusWrite 122
71% 97.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 0.6
162% 1.5 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 132 129 129 130 130 MB/s
Read 70.5
Write 119
Mixed 66.2
SusWrite 124
70% 94.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 0.7
178% 1.67 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 117 122 119 116 119 MB/s
Read 74.2
Write 78.1
Mixed 64.6
SusWrite 119
62% 84.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.6
162% 1.7 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 122 124 125 121 122 MB/s
Read 61.5
Write 112
Mixed 66.1
SusWrite 121
66% 90.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.9
4K Mixed 0.7
183% 1.8 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 93 99 105 106 103 MB/s
Read 48.8
Write 93.7
Mixed 57.8
SusWrite 100
55% 75.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 0.5
145% 1.53 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 39,054,439 HDDs tested.

Typical ST4000LM024-2AN17V 4TB Builds (Compare 74,695 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 90%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 86%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $125

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $894

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