Average Bench: 53.8% (265th of 1015)

Based on 34,289 user benchmarks.  Models: HGST HTS725050A7E630, HGST HTS725050A7E630, Hitach HTS725050A7E630, HGST HTS725050A7E6300, Hitachi HTS725050A7E630

Average average bench

The Hitachi HTS725050A7E630 500GB averaged 46.1% 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 0.57MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.44MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HTS725050A7E630 500GB is 41.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HTS725050A7E630 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 25.1MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 92.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 34,289 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.5 Read 95.1 127
38.1 Write 99.6 128
16 Mixed 25.1 34.5
49.6 SusWrite 92.5 126
56.5% 78.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.61 0.8
0.5 4K Write 1.44 1.9
0.3 4K Mixed 0.57 0.7
115% 0.87 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
466GB free
Firmware: GS2OA340
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 128 130 130 130 130 MB/s
Read 125
Write 133
Mixed 25.1
SusWrite 129
74% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.13 MB/s
417GB free
Firmware: GS2OA3C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 124 124 125 125 124 MB/s
Read 113
Write 118
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 124
68% 94.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
146% 1.13 MB/s
316GB free
Firmware: GH2OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 114 112 115 114 114 MB/s
Read 112
Write 116
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 114
66% 91.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
133% 1.07 MB/s
38GB free
Firmware: GH2ZB550
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 95 113 112 96 89 MB/s
Read 79.5
Write 83.5
Mixed 19.2
SusWrite 98.9
51% 70.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
116% 0.8 MB/s
437GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS2OA3C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 113 95 105 113 115 MB/s
Read 53.8
Write 99
Mixed 35.8
SusWrite 108
54% 74.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
111% 0.83 MB/s
117GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GH2OA440
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 36 31 38 39 41 MB/s
Read 110
Write 110
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 35.2
50% 69.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1 MB/s
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 Prices

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Typical HTS725050A7E630 500GB Builds (Compare 5,551 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 12%
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Desktop 50%
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Workstation
Workstation 30%
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System: HP EliteBook 840 G1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 4% - Terrible Total price: $220

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You're gonna get this hard drive for the space, not the speed.


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