Average Bench: 34.4% (621st of 1015)

Based on 2,672 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MK3265GSX

Poor average bench

The Toshiba MK3265GSX 320GB averaged 65.5% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.48MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.44MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MK3265GSX 320GB is 33.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Toshiba MK3265GSX 320GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 24.8MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 59.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,672 samples)
Min Avg Max
15.8 Read 60.3 86
25.6 Write 61.9 85.8
10.7 Mixed 24.8 45
28.5 SusWrite 59.5 86.8
37.6% 51.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.41 0.5
0.6 4K Write 1.44 1.8
0.2 4K Mixed 0.48 0.7
97.1% 0.78 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
260GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GJ002C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 68 54 71 78 79 MB/s
Read 74.9
Write 81.3
Mixed 35.2
SusWrite 70.9
48% 65.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GJ00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 61 62 60 57 62 MB/s
Read 55.2
Write 63.8
Mixed 23.5
SusWrite 59
37% 50.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
256GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GJ002J
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 57 68 68 71 70 MB/s
Read 40.9
Write 80
Mixed 20.8
SusWrite 60.9
37% 50.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.5
83% 0.53 MB/s
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GJ003A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 46 47 42 51 49 MB/s
Read 54
Write 53.5
Mixed 28.5
SusWrite 45.9
33% 45.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
41GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GJ002F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 31 30 32 28 28 MB/s
Read 26.8
Write 39.3
Mixed 21.5
SusWrite 29.7
22% 29.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.3
64% 0.57 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GJ002F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 32 41 41 36 34 MB/s
Read 8
Write 30.1
Mixed 26.1
SusWrite 35.8
19% 25 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.2
51% 0.47 MB/s
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AmazonUS $9122 months
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Typical MK3265GSX 320GB Builds (Compare 11,611 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
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Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion g6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $306

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