Average Bench: 53.3% (278th of 1015)

Based on 27,307 user benchmarks.  Models: HGST HTS725050A7E630, HGST HTS725050A7E630, Hitach HTS725050A7E630, HGST HTS725050A7E6300, Hitachi HTS725050A7E630

Average average bench

The Hitachi HTS725050A7E630 500GB averaged 46.7% 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 0.56MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.47MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HTS725050A7E630 500GB is 44.8%. 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 25.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 92.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 27,307 samples)
Min Avg Max
17.6 Read 93.2 128
28.9 Write 98.3 130
15.7 Mixed 25.2 35.7
55.9 SusWrite 92.4 125
55.9% 77.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.6 0.8
0.6 4K Write 1.47 1.9
0.2 4K Mixed 0.56 0.7
114% 0.88 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
420GB free
Firmware: GH2OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 103 111 128 128 128 MB/s
Read 128
Write 110
Mixed 30
SusWrite 116
69% 95.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
352GB free
Firmware: GS2OA3E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 120 120 120 120 120 MB/s
Read 114
Write 120
Mixed 21.8
SusWrite 120
68% 93.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.1 MB/s
423GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GH2ZB550
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 80 82 87 117 114 MB/s
Read 117
Write 116
Mixed 21.8
SusWrite 96.9
64% 88 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
441GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GH2OA900
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 100 93 107 104 109 MB/s
Read 111
Write 115
Mixed 21
SusWrite 102
63% 87.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
111% 0.83 MB/s
175GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS2OA3C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 91 90 88 99 109 MB/s
Read 112
Write 122
Mixed 22.3
SusWrite 93.7
63% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
127% 1 MB/s
415GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS2OA340
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 71 63 79 80 87 MB/s
Read 52.9
Write 94.1
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 76
46% 62.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.93 MB/s
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GH2OA530
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 60 63 83 63 67 MB/s
Read 53.7
Write 66.7
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 66.9
38% 52.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.73 MB/s
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Typical HTS725050A7E630 500GB Builds (Compare 4,450 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

System: HP EliteBook 840 G1

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

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