Average Bench: 67.3% (146th of 1015)

more Based on 5,471 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-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 32.6% 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 0.99MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.76MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Re 2TB is 40.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Re 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 86.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 112MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,471 samples)
Min Avg Max
76.2 Read 123 152
72.6 Write 115 142
49.7 Mixed 86.3 109
58.1 SusWrite 112 140
80.3% 109 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.11 1.4
1.2 4K Write 2.76 3.4
0.7 4K Mixed 0.99 1.2
208% 1.62 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: HPG3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 136 136 136 136 137 MB/s
Read 148
Write 137
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 136
92% 125 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
213% 1.67 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00.0NS02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 80 103 133 126 139 MB/s
Read 143
Write 133
Mixed 85.5
SusWrite 114
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
185% 1.37 MB/s
494GB free
Firmware: 01.01M01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 111 112 112 113 113 MB/s
Read 122
Write 116
Mixed 102
SusWrite 112
84% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1
212% 1.73 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 106 104 116 106 127 MB/s
Read 122
Write 113
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 108
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
203% 1.57 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 35 54 92 107 124 MB/s
Read 140
Write 139
Mixed 70
SusWrite 80.6
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
209% 1.47 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 70 95 95 102 109 MB/s
Read 118
Write 114
Mixed 59.2
SusWrite 91
70% 95.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
181% 1.33 MB/s
315GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01D02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 31 37 46 43 35 MB/s
Read 104
Write 101
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 38.6
59% 79.3 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
190% 1.5 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 01.01D01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 30 44 34 37 37 MB/s
Read 43.2
Write 80
Mixed 13.5
SusWrite 34.7
31% 42.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.1
21% 0.17 MB/s
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Typical Re 2TB Builds (Compare 46,261 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 31%
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Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $451

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