Average Bench: 77.2% (100th of 1015)

Based on 16,378 user benchmarks.  Models: ST1000LM049-2GH172, ST1000LM 049-2GH172, ST1000LM049-2GH1

Good average bench

The Seagate ST1000LM049-2GH172 1TB averaged 22.7% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate ST1000LM049-2GH172 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.67MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.46MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST1000LM049-2GH172 1TB is 53.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST1000LM049-2GH172 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 65.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 121MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,378 samples)
Min Avg Max
54.4 Read 121 161
60.6 Write 139 173
44.6 Mixed 65.9 76.2
67.2 SusWrite 148 177
86.5% 118 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.6 4K Read 1.46 2.2
0.8 4K Write 1.59 2.1
0.2 4K Mixed 0.67 1
165% 1.24 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
912GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 178 173 178 178 180 180 MB/s
Read 172
Write 161
Mixed 77.2
SusWrite 178
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
229% 1.67 MB/s
895GB free
Firmware: SDM1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 175 178 172 171 179 MB/s
Read 159
Write 143
Mixed 74.7
SusWrite 174
100% 138 MB/s
4K Read 2.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
224% 1.67 MB/s
919GB free
Firmware: RXM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 174 169 173 171 172 MB/s
Read 159
Write 154
Mixed 75
SusWrite 171
102% 140 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
229% 1.7 MB/s
821GB free
Firmware: RXM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 178 169 166 179 180 MB/s
Read 118
Write 139
Mixed 68.2
SusWrite 173
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
182% 1.4 MB/s
75GB free
Firmware: RXM3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 148 151 152 155 155 MB/s
Read 122
Write 149
Mixed 66
SusWrite 152
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
149% 1.13 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 17,628,984 HDDs tested.

Typical ST1000LM049-2GH172 1TB Builds (Compare 4,009 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

System: Lenovo 81FV

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