Average Bench: 66.4% (152nd of 1015)

Based on 156,951 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MQ04ABF100

Above average average bench

The Toshiba MQ04ABF100 1TB averaged 33.5% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.75MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.55MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MQ04ABF100 1TB is 48.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba MQ04ABF100 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 48.4MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 104MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 156,951 samples)
Min Avg Max
63.2 Read 126 145
53.2 Write 122 144
17.5 Mixed 48.4 57.3
46.4 SusWrite 104 138
73% 100 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 1.19 1.5
1.3 4K Write 4.75 6.6
0.3 4K Mixed 0.55 0.6
198% 2.16 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: JU0C2J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 133 132 133 133 135 MB/s
Read 141
Write 126
Mixed 56.5
SusWrite 133
83% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 6.8
4K Mixed 0.6
251% 2.93 MB/s
821GB free
Firmware: JU0C0J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 136 135 137 137 135 MB/s
Read 136
Write 121
Mixed 57.2
SusWrite 135
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 6.5
4K Mixed 0.6
237% 2.77 MB/s
812GB free
Firmware: JU007C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 129 129 129 129 126 MB/s
Read 134
Write 121
Mixed 53.6
SusWrite 128
80% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.6
221% 2.43 MB/s
136GB free
Firmware: JU0C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 95 97 97 97 97 MB/s
Read 131
Write 141
Mixed 19.2
SusWrite 96.6
70% 97 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.6
167% 1.5 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,044,811 HDDs tested.

Typical MQ04ABF100 1TB Builds (Compare 19,230 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 8%
Tree trunk

System: Acer Nitro AN515-54


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