Average Bench: 38.4% (538th of 1015)

Based on 11,688 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HUA721010KLA330

Poor average bench

The Hitachi HUA721010KLA330 1TB averaged 61.5% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.87MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.78MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HUA721010KLA330 1TB is 24.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Hitachi HUA721010KLA330 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 39.4MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 66.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,688 samples)
Min Avg Max
34.4 Read 66.9 81.5
32.3 Write 68.5 85.1
25.3 Mixed 39.4 47.1
33.6 SusWrite 66.5 82.4
44.3% 60.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 0.78 0.9
0.7 4K Write 1.63 1.9
0.5 4K Mixed 0.87 1
160% 1.1 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: GKAOAB0A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 77 77 76 73 76 MB/s
Read 81.1
Write 80.5
Mixed 41
SusWrite 75.1
51% 69.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
178% 1.2 MB/s
498GB free
Firmware: GKAOAB0A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 82 83 83 83 83 MB/s
Read 70.3
Write 71.7
Mixed 39.2
SusWrite 82.5
48% 65.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
167% 1.17 MB/s
721GB free
Firmware: GKAOAB0A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 79 78 80 79 80 MB/s
Read 72.6
Write 73.5
Mixed 41.4
SusWrite 79
49% 66.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
178% 1.2 MB/s
477GB free
Firmware: GKAOA70M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 55 55 55 55 55 MB/s
Read 78.6
Write 78.8
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 54.8
46% 63.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 1
184% 1.27 MB/s
35GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GKAOAB0A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 54 52 54 49 53 MB/s
Read 55
Write 60.6
Mixed 39.7
SusWrite 53.3
38% 52.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
165% 1.13 MB/s
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Workstation
Workstation 44%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $68

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $591

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