Average Bench: 44.5% (411th of 1015)

more Based on 13,785 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD7500BPVX-75JC3T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-00FA7T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-2, WDC WD7500BPVX-1, WDC WD7500BPVX-0, WD7500BPVX-75JC3T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-7, WDC WD7500BPVX-6, WDC WD75 00BPVX-55JC3, WDC WD7500BPVX-5, WDC WD7500BPVX-00JC3T0, WDC WD75 00BPVX-16JC3T3, WDC WD7500BPVX-00FA7, WDC WD7500BPVX-11JC3T0, WDC WD75 00BPVX-22JC3, WDC WD7500BPVX-00JC3, WDC WD75 00BPVX-60JC3T0, WD7500BPVX-75JC, WDC WD75 00BPVX-55JC3T3, WDC WD75 00BPVX-75JC3T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-24UE4T0, WDC WD75 00BPVX-24UE4, WDC WD7500BPVX-55JC3, WDC WD75 00BPVX-22JC3T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-55JC3T3, WDC WD7500BPVX-16JC3T3, WDC WD75 00BPVX-75JC3, WDC WD7500BPVX-16JC3, WDC WD7500BPVX-16JC3T0, WDC WD75 00BPVX-00JC3T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-35JC3T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-22JC3, WDC WD7500BPVX-32JC3T0, WDC WD75 00BPVX-08JC3, WDC WD7500BPVX-60JC3, WDC WD75 00BPVX-00FA7, WDC WD7500BPVX-80JC3T0, WDC WD75 00BPVX-00JC3, WDC WD75 00BPVX-00FA7T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-22JC3T0, WDC WD75 00BPVX-60JC3, WDC WD7500BPVX-75JC3, WDC WD7500BPVX-08JC3T2, WDC WD7500BPVX-60JC3T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-08JC3T5, WD7500BPVX-60JC3T0, WDC WD7500BPVX-55JC3T0

Below average average bench

The WD Blue 2.5" 750GB averaged 55.5% 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 0.66MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.73MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Blue 2.5" 750GB is 39.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Blue 2.5" 750GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 45.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 72MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 13,785 samples)
Min Avg Max
37.6 Read 82.7 111
29.7 Write 78.6 108
18.6 Mixed 45.3 58.5
29.7 SusWrite 72 108
51.1% 69.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.45 0.6
0.5 4K Write 1.73 2.3
0.2 4K Mixed 0.66 0.9
124% 0.95 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
402GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 18 47 32 56 57 MB/s
Read 83.8
Write 67.3
Mixed 27.7
SusWrite 40.9
40% 54.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.2
46% 0.33 MB/s
631GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 45 47 49 50 50 MB/s
Read 74.7
Write 29.7
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 48.3
32% 43.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.5
88% 0.5 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,749,633 HDDs tested.


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