Average Bench: 35.3% (597th of 1015)

Based on 3,967 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HDS721032CLA362

Poor average bench

The Hitachi HDS721032CLA362 320GB averaged 64.6% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.69MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.57MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS721032CLA362 320GB is 39.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HDS721032CLA362 320GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 36.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 59.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,967 samples)
Min Avg Max
14 Read 63.8 94.9
14.3 Write 62.7 94.5
13 Mixed 36.3 52.5
21.9 SusWrite 59.1 89.4
40.7% 55.5 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.57 0.7
0.4 4K Write 1.14 1.4
0.2 4K Mixed 0.69 0.9
122% 0.8 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
297GB free
Firmware: JPFOA3EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 97 98 98 98 97 MB/s
Read 107
Write 108
Mixed 52.8
SusWrite 97.3
67% 91.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 0.97 MB/s
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JPFOA39C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 67 71 74 74 69 MB/s
Read 76.2
Write 79.4
Mixed 30.6
SusWrite 70.6
47% 64.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.9
146% 0.83 MB/s
167GB free
Firmware: JPFOA39C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 70 70 70 70 70 MB/s
Read 73.3
Write 66
Mixed 40.5
SusWrite 69.7
46% 62.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
136% 0.87 MB/s
226GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JPFOA3EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 17 25 49 54 58 MB/s
Read 71
Write 63.7
Mixed 35.3
SusWrite 39.6
38% 52.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.87 MB/s
84GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JPFOA3EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 42 48 53 50 56 MB/s
Read 62
Write 56.3
Mixed 13.5
SusWrite 48.1
33% 45 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
118% 0.8 MB/s
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JPFOA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 24 41 34 42 43 57 MB/s
Read 60.8
Write 52.3
Mixed 40
SusWrite 40.1
36% 48.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.87 MB/s
112GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JPFOA3GH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 43 41 37 40 39 MB/s
Read 50.5
Write 38.5
Mixed 19
SusWrite 37.8
27% 36.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
123% 0.83 MB/s
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