Average Bench: 44.1% (423rd of 1015)

more Based on 53,200 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD10SPCX-22HWST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-80KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-08H, WDC WD10SPCX-21KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-75HWST, WDC WD10 SPCX-60HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-22KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-08M2NA0, WDC WD10SPCX-75KHST0, WD10SPCX-60KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-60, WDC WD10SPCX-80HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-75K, WDC WD10SPCX-60KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-00HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-55H, WDC WD10SPCX-11H, WDC WD10SPCX-11HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-08S8TT0, WDC WD10SPCX-55HWST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-80HWST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-21KHST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-75HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-22H, WDC WD10SPCX-75KHST, WDC WD10SPCX-16KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-80KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-60HWST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-75KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-75, WDC WD10 SPCX-22KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-24KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-21K, WD10SPCX-75HWST, WDC WD10 SPCX-24HWST1, WDC WD10 SPCX-08HWST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-24HWST0, WD10SPCX-75KHST, WD10SPCX-24HWST1, WDC WD10 SPCX-22HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-00KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-75HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-11KHST0, WD10SPCX-24HWST, WDC WD10SPCX-60K, WDC WD10SPCX-16HWST0, WDC WD10 SPCX-08S8TT0, WDC WD10SPCX-80H, WDC WD10SPCX-24HWST1, WDC WD10SPCX-08S, WDC WD10SPCX-08HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-24HWST0, WDC WD10SPCX-00H, WDC WD10 SPCX-60KHST0, WDC WD10SPCX-24H

Below average average bench

The WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2013) averaged 55.9% 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 0.58MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.57MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2013) is 42%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Blue 2.5" 1TB (2013) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 44.9MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 70.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 53,200 samples)
Min Avg Max
33 Read 83.3 111
23.9 Write 74.2 107
18 Mixed 44.9 60.1
27.8 SusWrite 70.2 110
50% 68.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.46 0.6
0.5 4K Write 1.57 2.2
0.2 4K Mixed 0.58 0.7
113% 0.87 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 109 109 111 111 109 MB/s
Read 113
Write 104
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 109
71% 96.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 1.13 MB/s
151GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 110 113 113 113 113 MB/s
Read 109
Write 101
Mixed 58.2
SusWrite 112
70% 95.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.5
110% 0.93 MB/s
151GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 110 111 112 113 113 MB/s
Read 111
Write 8
Mixed 57.7
SusWrite 109
53% 71.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
128% 0.93 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 110 107 108 75 53 MB/s
Read 101
Write 113
Mixed 53.9
SusWrite 93.2
66% 90.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
143% 1.03 MB/s
191GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 81 81 82 82 83 MB/s
Read 77.8
Write 70.5
Mixed 48.8
SusWrite 81.7
51% 69.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
108% 0.9 MB/s
444GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 64 67 66 67 67 MB/s
Read 93.2
Write 84.9
Mixed 51.7
SusWrite 65.9
54% 73.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.03 MB/s
812GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 10 50 45 47 62 58 MB/s
Read 74.2
Write 3.8
Mixed 32.3
SusWrite 45.2
29% 38.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.3
62% 0.53 MB/s
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