Average Bench: 40.9% (484th of 1015)

Based on 180 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HCC545050A7E380

Below average average bench

The Hitachi HCC545050A7E380 500GB averaged 59.0% 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 0.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.12MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HCC545050A7E380 500GB is 45.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HCC545050A7E380 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 31.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 67.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 180 samples)
Min Avg Max
4.06 Read 74.4 108
13.9 Write 72.1 105
5.16 Mixed 31.3 63.5
15.7 SusWrite 67.5 105
44.8% 61.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.4 0.5
0.31 4K Write 1.12 1.5
0.1 4K Mixed 0.4 0.6
82.1% 0.64 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
426GB free
Firmware: GG2OA700
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 97 97 98 98 97 MB/s
Read 99
Write 92.1
Mixed 36.6
SusWrite 96.8
59% 81.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
99% 0.73 MB/s
466GB free
Firmware: GG2OA700
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 101 100 99 101 100 MB/s
Read 93.5
Write 92.2
Mixed 38.9
SusWrite 99.7
59% 81.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
267GB free
Firmware: GG2OA7D0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 67 71 66 70 72 MB/s
Read 89.6
Write 42.8
Mixed 26
SusWrite 68.2
41% 56.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
97% 0.7 MB/s
421GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GG2OA7D0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 67 75 76 89 67 MB/s
Read 69.9
Write 99.7
Mixed 29
SusWrite 74.8
50% 68.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.3
70% 0.63 MB/s
261GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GG2OA7D0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 31 34 35 30 16 MB/s
Read 77
Write 56.2
Mixed 26
SusWrite 29.5
34% 47.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
108% 0.73 MB/s
348GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GG2O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 55 60 62 56 58 MB/s
Read 36.2
Write 39
Mixed 21.7
SusWrite 55.5
28% 38.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.2
59% 0.6 MB/s
400GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GG2O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 44 20 18 36 51 MB/s
Read 17
Write 11
Mixed 20.9
SusWrite 32.4
15% 20.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
75% 0.6 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,581,018 HDDs tested.

Typical HCC545050A7E380 500GB Builds (Compare 2,747 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Intel H55

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $149

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