Average Bench: 59.2% (198th of 1015)

Based on 7,188 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000DL001-9VT156, ST2000DL 001-9VT156, ST2000DL 001, ST2000DL001-9VT1, ST2000DL ST2000DL001-9VT1

Average average bench

The Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB averaged 40.8% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.66MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB is 37%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 48MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 0.74MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,188 samples)
Min Avg Max
60.6 Read 103 135
61.2 Write 101 132
25.9 Mixed 48 66.3
60.3 SusWrite 104 133
64.9% 88.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 0.66 0.8
0.3 4K Write 0.74 1.1
0.3 4K Mixed 0.6 0.8
107% 0.66 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
465GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 124 123 125 127 125 MB/s
Read 99
Write 99
Mixed 59.7
SusWrite 125
70% 95.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.7
128% 0.8 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CC97
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 118 110 115 116 116 MB/s
Read 108
Write 104
Mixed 36.5
SusWrite 113
66% 90.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
81% 0.5 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: CC96
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 121 106 125 122 127 MB/s
Read 101
Write 94.3
Mixed 35.5
SusWrite 120
64% 87.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
85% 0.53 MB/s
828GB free
Firmware: CC97
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 103 104 107 99 106 MB/s
Read 112
Write 108
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 104
65% 89.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.3
70% 0.47 MB/s
306GB free
Firmware: CC96
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 79 75 73 74 74 MB/s
Read 64.3
Write 72.3
Mixed 51.7
SusWrite 76.1
49% 66.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
87% 0.6 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,783,759 HDDs tested.

Typical Barracuda Green 2TB Builds (Compare 94,257 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $128

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,073

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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $77SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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