Average Bench: 87.8% (40th of 1015)

Based on 1,947 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0, WDC WD80EMAZ-00M, WDC WD80 EMAZ-00WJTA0, WDC WD80EMAZ-00W, WDC WD80EMAZ-00M9AA0

Very good average bench

The WD WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB averaged just 12.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WD WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 1.08MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.79MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB is 47.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 89.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 152MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,947 samples)
Min Avg Max
96.2 Read 152 189
100 Write 159 196
60.5 Mixed 89.1 106
90.7 SusWrite 153 188
101% 138 MB/s
Min Avg Max
1.4 4K Read 2.05 2.6
4.1 4K Write 4.79 5.1
0.87 4K Mixed 1.08 1.3
294% 2.64 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
5.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 188 188 186 182 182 MB/s
Read 187
Write 194
Mixed 106
SusWrite 184
123% 168 MB/s
4K Read 2.1
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1
286% 2.6 MB/s
6.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 176 165 158 170 178 MB/s
Read 174
Write 188
Mixed 102
SusWrite 171
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 5
4K Mixed 1
295% 2.73 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 135 131 137 138 134 MB/s
Read 173
Write 183
Mixed 97
SusWrite 135
108% 147 MB/s
4K Read 2.3
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1
294% 2.67 MB/s
4.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 161 153 153 160 158 MB/s
Read 150
Write 154
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 157
99% 135 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1.2
312% 2.7 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 140 149 146 141 148 MB/s
Read 153
Write 162
Mixed 99.5
SusWrite 146
103% 140 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 1
283% 2.6 MB/s
4.5TB free
Firmware: 83.H0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 134 126 128 129 132 MB/s
Read 153
Write 161
Mixed 99.2
SusWrite 129
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1.1
288% 2.57 MB/s
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Typical WD80EMAZ-00WJTA0 8TB Builds (Compare 33,994 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 81%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 114%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 100%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus PRIME X470-PRO - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,005

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 Comments

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Good

4 months ago.

quite fast, quite good IOPS. seq read&write like 130MB/s. Rand. read 4K 1.2MB/s. Rand. write 4K like 4MB/s. Random speed is a few times higher than on my older HDDs. WD Elements seems to be good series of the WD drives.


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