Average Bench: 39.5% (523rd of 1010)

Based on 9,859 user benchmarks.  Models: HGST HTS541075A9E680, HGST HTS 541075A9E680, HGST HTS541075A9E6800, Hitachi HTS541075A9E680, HGST HTS541075A9E680

Poor average bench

The HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 750GB averaged 60.5% 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 0.49MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.32MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 750GB is 37.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 750GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 28.1MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 66.7MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 9,859 samples)
Min Avg Max
14.8 Read 70.7 101
24.6 Write 71.7 99.2
12.8 Mixed 28.1 38.4
33.5 SusWrite 66.7 94.9
43.2% 59.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.42 0.5
0.4 4K Write 1.32 1.6
0.2 4K Mixed 0.49 0.6
96.4% 0.74 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
401GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA2OA590
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 88 95 81 91 91 MB/s
Read 98.1
Write 100
Mixed 39.1
SusWrite 89.4
60% 81.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
108% 0.9 MB/s
633GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA2OA590
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 83 74 87 84 88 MB/s
Read 97.1
Write 88.6
Mixed 38.6
SusWrite 83
56% 76.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
362GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA2OA700
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 76 83 86 89 89 MB/s
Read 84.3
Write 82.1
Mixed 31.8
SusWrite 83.4
51% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
99% 0.73 MB/s
570GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA2OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 69 61 73 75 74 MB/s
Read 56.2
Write 64.6
Mixed 25.4
SusWrite 71.4
40% 54.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
98% 0.77 MB/s
495GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA2OA710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 47 48 49 54 56 MB/s
Read 69.3
Write 74.3
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 51.2
42% 56.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
49GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA2O
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 51 45 45 54 58 MB/s
Read 60.3
Write 46.5
Mixed 18.7
SusWrite 50.4
32% 44 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
83% 0.67 MB/s
405GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA2OA590
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 36 34 27 45 44 MB/s
Read 41
Write 86.3
Mixed 29
SusWrite 36.2
35% 48.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.5
93% 0.63 MB/s
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA2OA590
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 62 51 50 62 56 MB/s
Read 5.7
Write 12.7
Mixed 4.8
SusWrite 54.8
14% 19.5 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.1
17% 0.13 MB/s
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Typical Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 750GB Builds (Compare 9,126 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion 15 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $344

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