Average Bench: 47.6% (347th of 1015)

Based on 50,347 user benchmarks.  Model: SAMSUNG HD103UJ

Below average average bench

The Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB averaged 52.4% 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 0.94MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.1MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB is 33%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Samsung Spinpoint F1 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 55.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 73MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 50,347 samples)
Min Avg Max
49.6 Read 85.7 112
31.7 Write 73 112
37.2 Mixed 55.4 67.6
44.4 SusWrite 79.7 112
54.1% 73.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 0.8 0.9
1.6 4K Write 2.1 2.7
0.7 4K Mixed 0.94 1.1
177% 1.28 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
927GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 95 94 96 94 96 MB/s
Read 99.5
Write 45.7
Mixed 50.7
SusWrite 94.1
53% 72.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
167% 1.17 MB/s
258GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 68 68 70 70 70 MB/s
Read 80.9
Write 36.9
Mixed 48.6
SusWrite 67.6
43% 58.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
173% 1.23 MB/s
740GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 42 34 36 32 33 MB/s
Read 108
Write 98.1
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 35.5
57% 77.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
193% 1.43 MB/s
385GB free
Firmware: 1AA01112
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 70 74 71 68 54 MB/s
Read 68.3
Write 76.8
Mixed 52
SusWrite 68.9
49% 66.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
185% 1.37 MB/s
131GB free
Firmware: 1AA01112
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 52 53 52 54 54 MB/s
Read 82.7
Write 86.3
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 53.1
50% 67.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
204% 1.5 MB/s
713GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 58 76 77 80 67 MB/s
Read 64.3
Write 72.8
Mixed 46.4
SusWrite 71.2
47% 63.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.03 MB/s
8GB free
Firmware: 1AA01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 55 58 58 55 57 MB/s
Read 48.7
Write 31.3
Mixed 37
SusWrite 56.8
32% 43.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
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Typical Spinpoint F1 1TB Builds (Compare 58,061 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX (MS-7C02) - $124

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $852

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