Average Bench: 59.6% (196th of 1015)

more Based on 10,089 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-36Y7B, WDC WD1003FBYX-50Y7B, WDC WD1003FBYX-50Y7B0, WDC WD10 03FBYX-18Y7B0, WDC WD1003FBYX-50Y7B1, WDC WD1003FBYX-20Y7B0, WD1003FBYX-12, WDC WD10 03FBYX-05Y7B, 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 WD10 03FBYX-50Y7B1, 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-010FB0, WDC WD1003FBYX-01Y7B, WDC WD1003FBYX-01Y7B2, WDC WD1003FBYX-05Y7B, WD1003FB YX-01Y7B0

Average average bench

The WD RE4 1TB (2010) averaged 40.4% 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 Read Speed 1.09MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD RE4 1TB (2010) is 39.3%. 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 80.4MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 97.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 10,089 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.9 Read 110 140
39.2 Write 102 130
45.4 Mixed 80.4 107
40.7 SusWrite 97.1 131
71.9% 97.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.09 1.4
0.86 4K Write 2.34 2.8
0.7 4K Mixed 0.94 1.1
193% 1.45 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
892GB free
Firmware: 01.01V02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 131 133 132 132 132 MB/s
Read 141
Write 120
Mixed 88.7
SusWrite 132
89% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.1
224% 1.67 MB/s
929GB free
Firmware: 12.V07
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 128 128 129 124 130 MB/s
Read 136
Write 128
Mixed 86.3
SusWrite 128
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
209% 1.63 MB/s
907GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00.0NS03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 124 111 124 119 123 MB/s
Read 126
Write 125
Mixed 79.8
SusWrite 117
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
207% 1.57 MB/s
269GB free
Firmware: 00.0NS03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 90 91 91 91 91 MB/s
Read 123
Write 116
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 90.8
76% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.53 MB/s
178GB free
Firmware: 01.01V01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 90 91 91 93 92 MB/s
Read 116
Write 105
Mixed 82
SusWrite 90.9
73% 98.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
178% 1.37 MB/s
794GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01V02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 78 78 93 102 100 MB/s
Read 111
Write 110
Mixed 91.7
SusWrite 86.2
74% 99.7 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
168% 1.27 MB/s
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Typical RE4 1TB (2010) Builds (Compare 51,132 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Disqualified System: bin bin

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $430

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