Average Bench: 75.5% (105th of 1015)

more Based on 5,074 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 24.4% 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.


Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 6.48MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.84MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB is 64.9%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the WD WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 80.6MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 123MB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 5,074 samples)
Min Avg Max
51.4 Read 138 192
42.8 Write 127 179
28.4 Mixed 80.6 113
56.1 SusWrite 123 177
86.2% 117 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 1.84 3.9
0.7 4K Write 6.48 8
0.3 4K Mixed 0.64 0.8
268% 2.98 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 123 139 144 150 148 MB/s
Read 175
Write 167
Mixed 88.1
SusWrite 139
104% 142 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 6.9
4K Mixed 0.6
315% 3.47 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 147 138 135 142 145 MB/s
Read 96.3
Write 112
Mixed 38
SusWrite 138
70% 95.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.3
94% 1.1 MB/s
792GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 129 145 170 175 133 MB/s
Read 24.9
Write 52.3
Mixed 18
SusWrite 134
42% 57.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 3.9
4K Mixed 0.2
99% 1.4 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,751,073 HDDs tested.

Typical WD20EZAZ-00WGYX0 2TB Builds (Compare 73,293 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 104%
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation 106%

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $169

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $1,207

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