Average Bench: 50.8% (298th of 1015)

more Based on 25,698 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 WD10EARX-009BA0, WDC WD10 EARX-22N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-00MVWB0

Average average bench

The WD Green 1TB (2011) averaged 49.2% 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 Mixed IO Speed 0.64MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.78MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 1TB (2011) is 39.6%. 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 83.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 71.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 25,698 samples)
Min Avg Max
52.9 Read 93 128
38.1 Write 85.8 117
28.9 Mixed 71.9 105
35 SusWrite 83.7 119
61.9% 83.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.78 1
0.4 4K Write 1.58 2.3
0.3 4K Mixed 0.64 0.8
133% 1 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
829GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 118 119 120 120 118 MB/s
Read 123
Write 109
Mixed 104
SusWrite 119
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.23 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 113 115 115 115 115 MB/s
Read 118
Write 113
Mixed 104
SusWrite 114
83% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.17 MB/s
912GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 92 97 95 95 96 MB/s
Read 76
Write 78.3
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 94.7
63% 84.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 1 MB/s
195GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 73 74 74 74 73 MB/s
Read 87.3
Write 85.7
Mixed 79.3
SusWrite 73.3
60% 81.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.03 MB/s
139GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 65 65 65 65 65 MB/s
Read 91.9
Write 87.6
Mixed 92.5
SusWrite 64.7
63% 84.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.1 MB/s
470GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 31 61 72 72 81 MB/s
Read 93.5
Write 95.5
Mixed 74.3
SusWrite 60.5
60% 80.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
646GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 34 32 38 44 34 MB/s
Read 66.8
Write 42.1
Mixed 46.3
SusWrite 37.2
36% 48.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
120% 0.83 MB/s
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Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $216

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