Average Bench: 115% (1st of 1015)

Based on 63 user benchmarks.  Model: HGST HUS726T4TALA6L4

Outstanding average bench

The Hitachi HUS726T4TALA6L4 4TB averaged 15.2% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Hitachi HUS726T4TALA6L4 4TB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 1.64MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 5.32MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HUS726T4TALA6L4 4TB is 39.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HUS726T4TALA6L4 4TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 97.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 198MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 63 samples)
Min Avg Max
144 Read 198 225
152 Write 203 223
69.2 Mixed 97.9 111
159 SusWrite 203 224
128% 175 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.75 4K Read 1.46 2.18
4 4K Write 5.32 7.8
0.71 4K Mixed 1.64 1.9
341% 2.81 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free
Firmware: VLGNW460
SusWrite @10s intervals: 217 211 216 212 216 214 MB/s
Read 217
Write 220
Mixed 102
SusWrite 215
138% 188 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 7.6
4K Mixed 1.8
412% 3.7 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: VLGNW460
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 157 179 170 174 172 MB/s
Read 188
Write 168
Mixed 68.3
SusWrite 170
108% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 6
4K Mixed 1.4
317% 2.87 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,112,508 HDDs tested.

Typical HUS726T4TALA6L4 4TB Builds (Compare 3,233 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 19%
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 45%

Motherboard: Dell Precision Tower 3620

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $459

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