Average Bench: 24.7% (883rd of 1015)

more Based on 6,218 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD2500BEVS-22UST0, WDC WD25 00BEVS-22UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-22VAT0, WDC WD2500BEVS-26UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-26UST, WDC WD2500BEVS-88UST, WDC WD2500BEVS-00VAT, WDC WD25 00BEVS-2, WDC WD2500BEVS-16UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-60UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-08VAT, WDC WD2500BEVS-00UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-00UST, WDC WD2500BEVS-75UST, WDC WD2500BEVS-08UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-0, WDC WD2500BEVS-2, WDC WD25 00BEVS-00UST, WD2500BEVS-26VAT0, WDC WD2500BEVS-11VAT0, WDC WD25 00BEVS-08VAT2, WDC WD25 00BEVS-08VAT, WDC WD25 00BEVS-11VAT0, WDC WD25 00BEVS-26VAT0, WDC WD25 00BEVS-00VAT0, WDC WD2500BEVS-75UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-88UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-00VAT0, WDC WD25 00BEVS-22UST, WDC WD25 00BEVS-60UST0, WDC WD25 00BEVS-26UST, WDC WD2500BEVS-26VAT0, WDC WD25 00BEVS-22VAT0, WDC WD25 00BEVS-00VAT, WDC WD25 00BEVS-26VAT, WD2500BEVS-00RSTO, WDC WD25 00BEVS-60UST, WDC WD25 00BEVS-88UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-16VAT0, WDC WD2500BEVS-22VAT, WDC WD2500BEVS-6, WDC WD25 00BEVS-75UST, WDC WD25 00BEVS-11UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-8, WDC WD2500BEVS-7, WDC WD2500BEVS-60UST, WDC WD25 00BEVS-75UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-08VAT1, WDC WD2500BEVS-26VAT, WDC WD2500BEVS-08VAT2, WDC WD2500BEVS-11UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-22UST, WDC WD25 00BEVS-26UST0, WDC WD25 00BEVS-08UST0, WDC WD2500BEVS-16VAT, WDC WD25 00BEVS-00UST0

Very poor average bench

The WD WD2500BEVS-22UST0 250GB averaged 75.3% 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 0.64MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.57MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD2500BEVS-22UST0 250GB is just 19.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD WD2500BEVS-22UST0 250GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 30.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 41MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,218 samples)
Min Avg Max
22.2 Read 44.6 59
19.8 Write 42.9 58
15.5 Mixed 30.8 40
19.6 SusWrite 41 57.6
29.4% 39.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.44 0.5
0.5 4K Write 1.57 2.1
0.2 4K Mixed 0.64 0.8
118% 0.88 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
196GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 11.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 36 58 63 65 63 MB/s
Read 67.8
Write 67
Mixed 38
SusWrite 53.9
42% 56.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1.1 MB/s
179GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 50 50 51 51 51 MB/s
Read 52.7
Write 51.2
Mixed 34.4
SusWrite 50.6
35% 47.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
143% 1.03 MB/s
32GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 47 47 48 47 47 MB/s
Read 49.2
Write 49.9
Mixed 33.8
SusWrite 46.8
33% 44.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
119% 0.93 MB/s
227GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 47 47 47 47 47 MB/s
Read 44.5
Write 41.5
Mixed 31.7
SusWrite 47.1
30% 41.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 1 MB/s
16GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 31 31 30 30 31 MB/s
Read 30.9
Write 31.3
Mixed 25.4
SusWrite 30
22% 29.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 16 23 22 17 16 21 MB/s
Read 29.6
Write 26.1
Mixed 17
SusWrite 19.2
17% 23 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.1
30% 0.33 MB/s
166GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 9.3 13 5.5 7.8 10 16 MB/s
Read 28
Write 42
Mixed 33.3
SusWrite 10.2
21% 28.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.2
49% 0.47 MB/s
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Typical WD2500BEVS-22UST0 250GB Builds (Compare 97 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion dv6700 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $78

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