Average Bench: 65% (164th of 1015)

more Based on 2,004 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD3000HLHX-01JJPV0, WDC WD30 00HLHX-01JJPV, WDC WD3000HLHX-01JJP, WDC WD3000HLHX-50JJPV0, WDC WD3000HLHX-75JJPV0, WDC WD3000HLHX-50JJP, WDC WD3000HLHX-0, WDC WD30 00HLHX-60JJP, WDC WD30 00HLHX-01JJPV0, WDC WD3000HLHX-60JJP, WDC WD30 00HLHX-75JJPV0, WDC WD30 00HLHX-50JJPV0, WDC WD30 00HLHX-01JJP, WDC WD3000HLHX-60JJPV1, WDC WD30 00HLHX-60JJPV1, WDC WD30 00HLHX-75JJP, WDC WD3000HLHX-6, WDC WD3000HLHX-5, WDC WD3000HLHX-60JJPV0, WDC WD3000HLHX-75JJP, WDC WD30 00HLHX-60JJPV0, WDC WD3000HLHX-7

Above average average bench

The WD WD3000HLHX-01JJPV0 300GB averaged 34.9% 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 1.21MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.98MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD3000HLHX-01JJPV0 300GB is 39.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD WD3000HLHX-01JJPV0 300GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 78.7MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 107MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 2,004 samples)
Min Avg Max
56 Read 119 145
55 Write 112 135
44.6 Mixed 78.7 94.6
64.4 SusWrite 107 135
76.8% 104 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 1.03 1.2
1.38 4K Write 2.98 3.5
0.77 4K Mixed 1.21 1.4
233% 1.74 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
113GB free
Firmware: 04.05G04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 132 131 133 133 134 MB/s
Read 150
Write 135
Mixed 80.7
SusWrite 132
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1.3
244% 1.8 MB/s
267GB free
Firmware: 04.05G04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 138 136 134 134 136 MB/s
Read 142
Write 133
Mixed 91.8
SusWrite 135
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1.3
254% 1.9 MB/s
127GB free
Firmware: 04.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 110 109 108 109 108 MB/s
Read 128
Write 125
Mixed 88.6
SusWrite 109
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1.3
251% 1.9 MB/s
34GB free
Firmware: 04.05G07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 89 89 89 90 88 MB/s
Read 135
Write 118
Mixed 83.3
SusWrite 89.1
78% 107 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.2
4K Mixed 1.1
227% 1.8 MB/s
35GB free
Firmware: 04.05G04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 93 93 93 93 93 MB/s
Read 101
Write 99.4
Mixed 69.7
SusWrite 92.9
67% 90.7 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 1.3
251% 1.9 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

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Typical WD3000HLHX-01JJPV0 300GB Builds (Compare 5,257 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 15%
Desktop 47%
Workstation 49%

System: HP Z600 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 15% - Very poor Total price: $85

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