Average Bench: 78.2% (92nd of 1015)

more Based on 920 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000VX001-1HH162, ST1000VX001-1Z41, ST1000VX001-1Z4102, ST1000VX 001-1Z4102, ST1000VX ST1000VX001-1Z41, ST1000VX 001-1HH162, ST1000VX ST1000VX001-1HH1, ST1000VX001-1HH1

Good average bench

The Seagate ST1000VX001-1HH162 1TB averaged 21.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate ST1000VX001-1HH162 1TB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.75MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 141MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST1000VX001-1HH162 1TB is 51%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST1000VX001-1HH162 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 68.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.58MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 920 samples)
Min Avg Max
83.6 Read 141 177
82 Write 136 172
37.6 Mixed 68.4 83.1
73.5 SusWrite 132 175
87.3% 119 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 0.74 0.9
0.71 4K Write 1.58 2.1
0.41 4K Mixed 0.75 0.9
144% 1.03 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
499GB free
Firmware: CV12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 157 158 156 153 154 MB/s
Read 189
Write 189
Mixed 81.5
SusWrite 155
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
191GB free
Firmware: CV11
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 133 134 133 133 132 MB/s
Read 143
Write 131
Mixed 77
SusWrite 132
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,397,638 HDDs tested.

Typical ST1000VX001-1HH162 1TB Builds (Compare 5,558 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop 56%
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus H110M-R

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $354

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