Average Bench: 49.4% (315th of 1015)

Based on 396 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MQ01ABD050V -63

Below average average bench

The Toshiba MQ01ABD050V -63 500GB averaged 50.6% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.44MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.22MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MQ01ABD050V -63 500GB is 39.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba MQ01ABD050V -63 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 40.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.4MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 396 samples)
Min Avg Max
24 Read 86.1 112
39.8 Write 86.7 110
15.8 Mixed 40.9 87.2
41.8 SusWrite 85.5 114
54.7% 74.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.4 0.5
0.4 4K Write 1.22 1.5
0.1 4K Mixed 0.44 0.6
88.6% 0.69 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
457GB free
Firmware: AX0A1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 115 113 115 115 115 MB/s
Read 111
Write 105
Mixed 42.5
SusWrite 114
68% 93.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
387GB free
Firmware: AX0A1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 110 110 110 112 113 MB/s
Read 93
Write 87.4
Mixed 42.5
SusWrite 110
61% 83.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
387GB free
Firmware: AX0A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 112 113 113 113 113 MB/s
Read 89.7
Write 98.4
Mixed 39.2
SusWrite 112
62% 84.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
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Typical MQ01ABD050V -63 500GB Builds (Compare 29,039 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 56%
Desktop 72%
Workstation 61%

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $523

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