Average Bench: 68.2% (135th of 1015)

more Based on 7,736 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD2003FYYS-02W0B1, WDC WD2003FYYS-5, WDC WD2003FYYS-7, WDC WD2003FYYS-02W0B, WDC WD2003FYYS-0, WDC WD20 03FYYS-05T8B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-1, WDC WD2003FYYS-50W0B, WDC WD2003FYYS-3, WDC WD20 03FYYS-05T9B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-33W0B, WDC WD2003FYYS-50T8B0, WDC WD20 03FYYS-70W0B0, WD2003FYYS-12, WDC WD2003FYYS-05T9B, WDC WD2003FYYS-18W0B0, WDC WD20 03FYYS-05T8B, WDC WD2003FYYS-20W0B0, WDC WD20 03FYYS-01T8B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-01T8B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-01W0B, WDC WD2003FYYS-05T9B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-18T8B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-70W0B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-02W0B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-05T8B0, WDC WD20 03FYYS-33W0B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-007BA0, WDC WD20 03FYYS-18W0B, WDC WD20 03FYYS-05T9B, WDC WD2003FYYS-05T8B, WDC WD20 03FYYS-18W0B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-01T8B, WDC WD2003FYYS-33W0B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-50W0B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-01W0B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-50W0B1, WDC WD2003FYYS-18W0B, WDC WD20 03FYYS-02W0B1, WD2003FYYS-02W3B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-38T8B0, WDC WD2003FYYS-36W0B0, WDC WD20 03FYYS-02W0B, WDC WD20 03FYYS-02W0B0

Above average average bench

The WD Re 2TB averaged 31.8% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.98MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.78MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Re 2TB is 40.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Re 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 86.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 114MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 7,736 samples)
Min Avg Max
74.3 Read 123 151
68.1 Write 115 140
53.8 Mixed 86.2 109
58.2 SusWrite 114 142
80.9% 110 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.11 1.4
1.43 4K Write 2.78 3.4
0.7 4K Mixed 0.98 1.1
207% 1.63 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 138 139 139 139 139 MB/s
Read 141
Write 133
Mixed 95.7
SusWrite 139
94% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1
221% 1.77 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 122 123 123 123 123 MB/s
Read 123
Write 122
Mixed 104
SusWrite 122
87% 118 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1.1
226% 1.7 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 01.01D01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 119 118 117 117 124 MB/s
Read 119
Write 112
Mixed 62.8
SusWrite 118
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
195% 1.43 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 93 94 94 94 94 MB/s
Read 50.5
Write 88.8
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 93.5
59% 78.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
188% 1.47 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 27,053,957 HDDs tested.


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Typical Re 2TB Builds (Compare 60,382 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Desktop 69%
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Workstation 28%

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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $409

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