Average Bench: 23.1% (933rd of 1015)

more Based on 955 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD1200JD-00HBC0, WDC WD1200JD-22GBB0, WDC WD1200JD-00FYB0, WDC WD12 00JD-22HBB0, WDC WD1200JD-22HBC0, WDC WD1200JD-98HBB0, WDC WD12 00JD-75FYB0, WDC WD1200JD-55HBB0, WDC WD12 00JD-75GBB0, WDC WD1200JD-75GBB0, WDC WD12 00JD-00HBB0, WDC WD1200JD-19HBC0, WDC WD1200JD-00HBB0, WDC WD1200JD-22H, WDC WD1200JD-00H, WDC WD1200JD-00G, WDC WD12 00JD-19HBC0, WDC WD1200JD-22HBB0, WDC WD12 00JD-00FYB0, WDC WD1200JD-55GBB0, WDC WD1200JD-75FYB0, WDC WD1200JD-75FYBZ, WDC WD12 00JD-00HBC0, WDC WD1200JD-19HBB0, WDC WD1200JD-00GBB0, WDC WD12 00JD-00GBB0

Very poor average bench

The WD WD1200JD-00HBC0 120GB averaged 76.9% 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 0.76MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.4MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD1200JD-00HBC0 120GB is 26%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD WD1200JD-00HBC0 120GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 24.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 39.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 955 samples)
Min Avg Max
8.01 Read 39.7 55.6
7.7 Write 43.6 59.1
4.8 Mixed 24.7 31.5
11 SusWrite 40.3 57.7
27.2% 37.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.52 0.7
0.2 4K Write 1.4 1.9
0.1 4K Mixed 0.76 1
132% 0.89 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
112GB free
Firmware: 08.02D08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 56 56 56 57 56 MB/s
Read 54.1
Write 58.3
Mixed 32.3
SusWrite 56.1
37% 50.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
158% 1.1 MB/s
42GB free
Firmware: 08.02D08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 51 51 51 51 52 52 MB/s
Read 47
Write 49.2
Mixed 29.3
SusWrite 51.5
32% 44.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
143% 1.03 MB/s
112GB free
Firmware: 02.05D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1.1 1.2 1.2 27 56 56 MB/s
Read 47.5
Write 1.5
Mixed 25.3
SusWrite 23.6
18% 24.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.9 MB/s
26GB free
Firmware: 02.05D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 36 36 36 36 34 MB/s
Read 34.4
Write 38.2
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 35.7
24% 32.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
136% 0.9 MB/s
8GB free
Firmware: 08.02D08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 35 35 35 35 35 MB/s
Read 28.9
Write 35.1
Mixed 21
SusWrite 34.8
22% 30 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.77 MB/s
10GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 08.02D08
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 20 24 27 30 14 MB/s
Read 29.5
Write 33.3
Mixed 20
SusWrite 21.2
19% 26 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
125% 0.83 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,748,302 HDDs tested.

Typical WD1200JD-00HBC0 120GB Builds (Compare 41,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $326

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