Average Bench: 51.6% (287th of 1015)

more Based on 31,292 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-00MVWB16, WDC WD10EARX-22N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-009BA0, WDC WD10 EARX-22N0YB0, WDC WD10EARX-00MVWB0

Average average bench

The WD Green 1TB (2011) averaged 48.4% 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%. 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 85.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 73.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 31,292 samples)
Min Avg Max
52 Read 93.7 127
45.2 Write 87.7 117
29 Mixed 73.9 108
39 SusWrite 85.9 118
63.1% 85.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.78 1
0.4 4K Write 1.62 2.3
0.3 4K Mixed 0.65 0.8
135% 1.02 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
641GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 105 104 105 106 105 MB/s
Read 117
Write 104
Mixed 73.2
SusWrite 105
73% 99.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
149% 1.13 MB/s
192GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 109 109 109 109 109 MB/s
Read 109
Write 110
Mixed 106
SusWrite 108
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
149% 1.1 MB/s
450GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 100 100 100 100 100 MB/s
Read 103
Write 95.1
Mixed 85.2
SusWrite 99.5
71% 95.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
150% 1.07 MB/s
491GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 98 98 98 98 98 MB/s
Read 100
Write 105
Mixed 95
SusWrite 97.6
74% 99.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
141% 1.2 MB/s
205GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 86 87 87 87 87 MB/s
Read 64
Write 60.2
Mixed 67.7
SusWrite 86.2
52% 69.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
122% 0.87 MB/s
125GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 34 62 43 46 58 MB/s
Read 73.9
Write 76.2
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 49.6
54% 71.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.13 MB/s
276GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 26 25 51 47 44 MB/s
Read 67.5
Write 65.1
Mixed 28.1
SusWrite 39
36% 49.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.3
72% 0.47 MB/s
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Typical Green 1TB (2011) Builds (Compare 24,045 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $325

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