Average Bench: 50.9% (297th of 1015)

more Based on 21,429 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD10EARX-00N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-32N0YB0, WDC WD10 EARX-00N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-00PASB0, WDC WD10EARX-00N0YB1, WDC WD10 EARX-00PASB0, WD10EARX-00Z8A0, WDC WD10 EARX-32N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-009, WDC WD10EARX-00A8LB0, WDC WD10EARX-32N, WDC WD10EARX-00P, WDC WD10EARX-00MVWB12, WDC WD10EARX-00N, WDC WD10EARX-22N, WDC WD10EARX-22N0YB0, WDC WD10 EARX-22N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-00MVWB0

Average average bench

The WD Green 1TB (2011) averaged 49.0% 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 0.65MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.78MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 1TB (2011) is 40.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Green 1TB (2011) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 84.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 73.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 21,429 samples)
Min Avg Max
47.2 Read 92.9 128
36.1 Write 86.5 118
28.6 Mixed 73.8 106
36.8 SusWrite 84.3 119
62.5% 84.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.78 1
0.4 4K Write 1.6 2.2
0.3 4K Mixed 0.65 0.8
134% 1.01 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
692GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 112 112 113 113 112 MB/s
Read 123
Write 108
Mixed 103
SusWrite 112
83% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.4
114% 1.1 MB/s
629GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 102 101 103 103 102 MB/s
Read 116
Write 112
Mixed 102
SusWrite 102
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
166% 1.23 MB/s
292GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 92 89 89 93 93 MB/s
Read 99.2
Write 96.2
Mixed 91.8
SusWrite 90.8
70% 94.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.1 MB/s
634GB free
Firmware: 51.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 94 94 94 95 95 MB/s
Read 76.7
Write 78
Mixed 64.7
SusWrite 94
58% 78.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
147% 1.1 MB/s
520GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 67 67 67 67 67 MB/s
Read 92
Write 86.8
Mixed 91.8
SusWrite 66.5
63% 84.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.8 MB/s
34GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 40 40 42 40 43 MB/s
Read 50.5
Write 52.8
Mixed 41.7
SusWrite 41.2
34% 46.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
124% 0.93 MB/s
290GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 28 34 35 35 35 MB/s
Read 42.8
Write 35.5
Mixed 35
SusWrite 33.1
27% 36.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.6
102% 0.63 MB/s
71GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 14 13 13 14 14 MB/s
Read 13.5
Write 11.3
Mixed 16.5
SusWrite 13.9
10% 13.8 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.1
17% 0.13 MB/s
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Typical Green 1TB (2011) Builds (Compare 44,656 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
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Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $516

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