Average Bench: 60.7% (187th of 1015)

more Based on 5,845 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD1003FBYX-01Y7B0, WDC WD10 03FBYX-01Y7B0, WDC WD10 03FBYX-01Y7B1, WDC WD1003FBYX-70Y7B0, WDC WD10 03FBYX-01Y7B2, WD1003FBYX-01Y7B, WDC WD1003FBYX-50Y7B, WDC WD1003FBYX-50Y7B0, WDC WD10 03FBYX-18Y7B0, WDC WD1003FBYX-50Y7B1, WDC WD1003FBYX-20Y7B0, WD1003FBYX-12, WD1003FB YX-12, WDC WD10 03FBYX-01Y7B, WDC WD10 03FBYX-05Y7B0, WDC WD1003FBYX-12Y7B0, WDC WD10 03FBYX-18Y7B, WDC WD10 03FBYX-50Y7B0, WDC WD1003FBYX-7, WDC WD1003FBYX-18Y7B0, WDC WD1003FBYX-5, WDC WD1003FBYX-18Y7B, WDC WD10 03FBYX-20Y7B, WDC WD1003FBYX-3, WDC WD1003FBYX-05Y7B0, WDC WD1003FBYX-1, WDC WD10 03FBYX-12Y7B0, WDC WD1003FBYX-708DB0, WDC WD1003FBYX-0, WDC WD1003FBYX-70Y7B, WDC WD1003FBYX-88, WDC WD1003FBYX-01Y7B1, WD1003FBYX-23, WDC WD1003FBYX-36Y7B0, WD1003FBYX-88, WD1003FB YX-88, WD1003FBYX-01Y7B0, WDC WD1003FBYX-01Y7B, WDC WD1003FBYX-01Y7B2, WDC WD1003FBYX-05Y7B, WD1003FB YX-01Y7B0

Above average average bench

The WD RE4 1TB (2010) averaged 39.2% 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 0.93MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD RE4 1TB (2010) is 44.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD RE4 1TB (2010) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 81MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 101MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,845 samples)
Min Avg Max
53 Read 110 142
54.7 Write 105 130
36.3 Mixed 81 110
43.4 SusWrite 101 131
73.3% 99.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.66 4K Read 1.1 1.4
1.1 4K Write 2.39 2.9
0.6 4K Mixed 0.93 1.1
194% 1.48 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01V01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 128 130 130 129 129 MB/s
Read 141
Write 116
Mixed 79.5
SusWrite 128
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
204% 1.5 MB/s
509GB free
Firmware: 01.01V02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 130 130 131 132 131 MB/s
Read 135
Write 126
Mixed 110
SusWrite 131
93% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
203% 1.57 MB/s
893GB free
Firmware: 01.01V01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 127 129 130 130 129 MB/s
Read 133
Write 128
Mixed 105
SusWrite 128
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
223% 1.77 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 12.V07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 129 119 119 121 130 MB/s
Read 126
Write 130
Mixed 89.8
SusWrite 123
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 1
203% 1.57 MB/s
912GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00.0NS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 85 89 122 125 127 MB/s
Read 140
Write 121
Mixed 112
SusWrite 108
89% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
200% 1.57 MB/s
22GB free
Firmware: 01.01V02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 84 82 84 86 81 MB/s
Read 88.5
Write 86.8
Mixed 81
SusWrite 83.1
63% 84.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
210% 1.53 MB/s
22GB free
Firmware: 01.01V02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 84 82 83 86 81 MB/s
Read 86.5
Write 86.3
Mixed 81
SusWrite 82.9
62% 84.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
195% 1.47 MB/s
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Typical RE4 1TB (2010) Builds (Compare 40,040 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 36%
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Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $560

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