Average Bench: 76.7% (102nd of 1015)

more Based on 4,619 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0, WDC WD20EZAZ-22GGJB0, WDC WD20EZAZ-22L9GB0, WDC WD20 EZAZ-00GGJB0, WDC WD20 EZAZ-00L9GB0, WDC WD20EZAZ-00G, WDC WD20EZAZ-00GGJB0, WDC WD20EZAZ-00L9GB0, WDC WD20 EZAZ-22GGJB0, WDC WD20EZAZ-00L

Good average bench

The WD WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB averaged 23.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WD WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 6.54MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.82MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB is 72.7%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WD WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 79MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 126MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,619 samples)
Min Avg Max
53.8 Read 139 193
40.4 Write 130 182
28.1 Mixed 79 113
49.7 SusWrite 126 178
87% 119 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 1.82 3.8
1.21 4K Write 6.54 8
0.3 4K Mixed 0.65 0.9
269% 3 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 176 181 186 184 187 184 MB/s
Read 191
Write 175
Mixed 107
SusWrite 183
120% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 7.1
4K Mixed 0.8
295% 3.23 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 162 141 162 158 155 MB/s
Read 190
Write 132
Mixed 122
SusWrite 156
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 6.1
4K Write 7.1
4K Mixed 0.6
452% 4.6 MB/s
748GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 141 134 138 137 140 139 MB/s
Read 171
Write 152
Mixed 117
SusWrite 138
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 7.9
4K Mixed 0.8
289% 3.33 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 131 133 133 135 135 MB/s
Read 107
Write 116
Mixed 82.1
SusWrite 133
81% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 7.8
4K Mixed 0.7
285% 3.33 MB/s
679GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 117 121 119 121 123 MB/s
Read 118
Write 114
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 120
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 7.7
4K Mixed 0.8
323% 3.57 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 39,053,254 HDDs tested.

Typical WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB Builds (Compare 63,801 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 106%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $191

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $1,216

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