Average Bench: 31.2% (697th of 1015)

Based on 4,263 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDT725032VLA380

Poor average bench

The Hitachi HDT725032VLA380 320GB averaged 68.7% 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 0.75MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.65MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDT725032VLA380 320GB is 23.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Hitachi HDT725032VLA380 320GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 34.9MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 51.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,263 samples)
Min Avg Max
26.9 Read 56.6 72.3
24.3 Write 53.1 67.3
19.2 Mixed 34.9 43.7
20.8 SusWrite 51.8 67.9
36.1% 49.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.6 0.7
0.7 4K Write 1.65 2
0.4 4K Mixed 0.75 0.9
138% 1 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
258GB free
Firmware: V54OA73A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 63 64 64 64 65 MB/s
Read 75.6
Write 63.7
Mixed 43.7
SusWrite 63.9
45% 61.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.2 MB/s
49GB free
Firmware: V54OA7BA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 64 65 65 65 65 MB/s
Read 64.8
Write 62.5
Mixed 40.5
SusWrite 64.8
43% 58.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
68GB free
Firmware: V54OA73A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 56 55 56 56 55 MB/s
Read 69.8
Write 61.5
Mixed 42.1
SusWrite 55.4
42% 57.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.07 MB/s
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V54OA73A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 58 59 58 59 58 MB/s
Read 58.8
Write 54
Mixed 37
SusWrite 59.4
38% 52.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.07 MB/s
246GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V54OA7BA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 49 54 60 66 58 MB/s
Read 63.5
Write 56.5
Mixed 33.3
SusWrite 54.5
38% 52 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
145% 1.03 MB/s
278GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V54OA73A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 34 40 52 58 60 MB/s
Read 62.2
Write 61
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 46.8
38% 51.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
271GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V54OA73A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.1 7.2 8.5 12 20 45 MB/s
Read 68.5
Write 34.8
Mixed 35.4
SusWrite 16.7
29% 38.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
99% 0.7 MB/s
256GB free (System drive)
Firmware: V54OA73A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 52 60 58 31 52 MB/s
Read 32.1
Write 33.6
Mixed 39.9
SusWrite 48.3
29% 38.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.2
4K Mixed 0.1
44% 0.33 MB/s
120GB free
Firmware: V54OA58A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 49 51 50 50 51 MB/s
Read 19.1
Write 22.3
Mixed 19.3
SusWrite 50.2
20% 27.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.6
86% 0.47 MB/s
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Typical HDT725032VLA380 320GB Builds (Compare 26,430 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 50%
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Desktop 82%
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Workstation
Workstation 46%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $462

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