Average Bench: 68.4% (133rd of 1010)

Based on 852 user benchmarks.  Models: ST3000DM007-1WY10G, ST3000DM ST3000DM007-1WY1, ST3000DM 007-1WY10G, ST3000DM007-1WY1

Above average average bench

The Seagate ST3000DM007-1WY10G 3TB averaged 31.6% 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 Read Speed 1.45MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.02MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST3000DM007-1WY10G 3TB is 52.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST3000DM007-1WY10G 3TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 65.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 96.4MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 852 samples)
Min Avg Max
38.2 Read 96.4 143
56.2 Write 122 153
38.9 Mixed 65.1 75.4
56.8 SusWrite 142 178
77.8% 106 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 1.45 3.22
0.5 4K Write 2.02 5.2
0 4K Mixed 0.33 0.9
135% 1.27 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 171 163 166 164 173 MB/s
Read 122
Write 129
Mixed 68
SusWrite 166
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.8
132% 0.7 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 163 151 158 170 172 173 MB/s
Read 90.2
Write 140
Mixed 70.3
SusWrite 164
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0
93% 0.83 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 101 95 96 109 109 MB/s
Read 67.1
Write 116
Mixed 65.2
SusWrite 103
64% 87.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.5
203% 2.23 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 14,124,123 HDDs tested.

Typical ST3000DM007-1WY10G 3TB Builds (Compare 12,426 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 126%
Desktop 123%
Workstation 113%

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-F GAMING - $516

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $1,949

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Intel Core i7-8700K $366Nvidia GTX 1070 $94Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $70
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $159Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $209Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $260Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $800SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $132SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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