Average Bench: 67.5% (148th of 1014)

Based on 6,099 user benchmarks.  Model: Intel Raid 1 Volume

Above average average bench

The Intel Raid 1 Volume 1TB averaged 32.5% 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 0.97MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.15MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Raid 1 Volume 1TB is 83.6%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Intel Raid 1 Volume 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 51.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 100MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,099 samples)
Min Avg Max
36.2 Read 121 196
34.6 Write 100 169
23.1 Mixed 51.7 86
46.6 SusWrite 114 189
70.6% 96.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 1.15 1.57
0.7 4K Write 1.84 3.3
0.4 4K Mixed 0.97 1.4
189% 1.32 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
638GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 163 177 192 188 194 MB/s
Read 182
Write 192
Mixed 55.9
SusWrite 182
111% 153 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2.5
435% 3.03 MB/s
526GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 167 167 166 169 170 MB/s
Read 166
Write 124
Mixed 58.8
SusWrite 168
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1.1
194% 1.23 MB/s
881GB free
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 132 131 132 132 130 MB/s
Read 137
Write 121
Mixed 28.1
SusWrite 131
75% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 0.97 MB/s
162GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 133 134 132 134 133 MB/s
Read 93.3
Write 72.3
Mixed 47.5
SusWrite 133
63% 86.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1.2
220% 1.47 MB/s
98GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 91 88 87 89 89 MB/s
Read 107
Write 106
Mixed 59.5
SusWrite 88.5
66% 90.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1.1
204% 1.33 MB/s
113GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 100 103 101 101 100 MB/s
Read 93.8
Write 100
Mixed 64.5
SusWrite 100
66% 89.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1.1
206% 1.37 MB/s
22GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 56 58 59 61 62 MB/s
Read 80.1
Write 47.7
Mixed 29.2
SusWrite 58.7
39% 53.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 1
174% 1.1 MB/s
387GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 44 29 28 20 27 MB/s
Read 8.5
Write 19.2
Mixed 13.5
SusWrite 27.4
13% 17.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.1
21% 0.17 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 31,007,962 HDDs tested.

Typical Raid 1 Volume 1TB Builds (Compare 19,261 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $212

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