Average Bench: 67.4% (143rd of 1015)

Based on 8,129 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 1.02MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.17MB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Intel Raid 1 Volume 1TB is 84%. 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 53.2MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 104MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,129 samples)
Min Avg Max
22 Read 121 198
27 Write 104 173
17.8 Mixed 53.2 87.7
36.1 SusWrite 114 189
71.5% 97.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 1.17 1.73
0.5 4K Write 1.78 3.13
0.2 4K Mixed 1.02 1.4
195% 1.33 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
436GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 155 155 159 154 165 MB/s
Read 214
Write 33.5
Mixed 64.1
SusWrite 153
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
146% 1 MB/s
824GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 183 181 183 187 185 MB/s
Read 177
Write 124
Mixed 67.4
SusWrite 183
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
169% 1.17 MB/s
771GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 169 172 170 172 168 MB/s
Read 156
Write 156
Mixed 92.5
SusWrite 169
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1.2
229% 1.53 MB/s
74GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 101 112 110 110 111 MB/s
Read 99.3
Write 118
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 109
64% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
156% 1.13 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 1.0.00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 88 87 96 88 79 MB/s
Read 113
Write 114
Mixed 45
SusWrite 87.7
66% 90.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.4
4K Mixed 0.8
194% 1.73 MB/s
58GB free
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 91 93 96 101 102 MB/s
Read 104
Write 86.8
Mixed 55.2
SusWrite 97.1
63% 85.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 1
176% 1.17 MB/s
832GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 108 95 101 107 118 MB/s
Read 64.9
Write 47.8
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 104
44% 61.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 1
168% 1.07 MB/s
847GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.0.
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 26 28 26 51 13 MB/s
Read 32.2
Write 54.6
Mixed 19.1
SusWrite 28.9
25% 33.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.2
42% 0.3 MB/s
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Typical Raid 1 Volume 1TB Builds (Compare 2,445 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T3500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $428

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