Average Bench: 70.2% (129th of 1015)

Based on 224 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA DT01ABA300V

Good average bench

The Toshiba DT01ABA300V 3TB averaged 29.7% 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 0.44MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.88MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba DT01ABA300V 3TB is 42.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba DT01ABA300V 3TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 42.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.65MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 224 samples)
Min Avg Max
75.6 Read 123 157
76.3 Write 124 158
18.2 Mixed 42.5 136
68.2 SusWrite 121 156
74.6% 103 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.65 0.92
1.12 4K Write 1.88 2.2
0.16 4K Mixed 0.44 0.6
111% 0.99 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3TB free
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 149 152 150 150 151 MB/s
Read 156
Write 159
Mixed 30.9
SusWrite 150
90% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.4
114% 1.1 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 147 148 150 147 152 MB/s
Read 143
Write 140
Mixed 32
SusWrite 149
84% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.5
126% 1.13 MB/s
909GB free
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 112 114 113 114 114 MB/s
Read 137
Write 121
Mixed 29.2
SusWrite 113
72% 99.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.4
111% 1.03 MB/s
79GB free
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 79 80 81 82 82 MB/s
Read 158
Write 152
Mixed 31.9
SusWrite 80.8
76% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
135% 1.13 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 93 94 93 94 95 MB/s
Read 142
Write 150
Mixed 28.8
SusWrite 93.5
75% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.5
126% 1.13 MB/s
853GB free
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 113 114 113 114 115 116 MB/s
Read 115
Write 101
Mixed 23.3
SusWrite 114
64% 88.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
129% 1.03 MB/s
689GB free
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 127 117 128 130 111 MB/s
Read 103
Write 114
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 122
68% 93.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
115% 1.03 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: MZ6OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 51 59 55 44 33 MB/s
Read 113
Write 64
Mixed 38.2
SusWrite 47.6
48% 65.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.4
89% 0.73 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 39,650,145 HDDs tested.

Typical DT01ABA300V 3TB Builds (Compare 7,604 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 70%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING M5 (MS-7977) - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $1,025

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