Average Bench: 54.4% (260th of 1015)

Based on 40,957 user benchmarks.  Models: HGST HTS725050A7E630, HGST HTS725050A7E630, Hitach HTS725050A7E630, HGST HTS725050A7E6300, Hitachi HTS725050A7E630

Average average bench

The Hitachi HTS725050A7E630 500GB averaged 45.5% 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 0.57MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.48MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HTS725050A7E630 500GB is 44.3%. 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 25.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 94MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 40,957 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.5 Read 95.6 126
38.4 Write 101 129
17.2 Mixed 25.5 35
50.2 SusWrite 94 126
57.2% 79 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.62 0.8
0.5 4K Write 1.48 1.9
0.2 4K Mixed 0.57 0.7
116% 0.89 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
465GB free
Firmware: GH2OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 130 130 129 131 131 MB/s
Read 126
Write 133
Mixed 24.6
SusWrite 130
74% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
146% 1.13 MB/s
323GB free
Firmware: GS2OA3C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 126 128 128 128 128 MB/s
Read 99.3
Write 100
Mixed 21.7
SusWrite 128
63% 87.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
131% 1.07 MB/s
435GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GS2ZC360
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 103 86 84 81 99 MB/s
Read 121
Write 104
Mixed 24.6
SusWrite 93.2
62% 85.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
12GB free
Firmware: GH2OA450
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 103 97 87 101 104 MB/s
Read 114
Write 116
Mixed 22.3
SusWrite 97.3
63% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
118% 0.83 MB/s
341GB free
Firmware: GH2OA910
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 112 111 107 109 109 MB/s
Read 100
Write 111
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 110
62% 85.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
31GB free
Firmware: GH2OA440
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 82 92 83 85 85 MB/s
Read 71.8
Write 70.8
Mixed 17.9
SusWrite 85.6
44% 61.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
120% 0.87 MB/s
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Typical HTS725050A7E630 500GB Builds (Compare 2,610 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 2%
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Desktop 52%
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Workstation
Workstation 2%
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System: HP EliteBook 8470p

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $234

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


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