Average Bench: 26.7% (828th of 1015)

Based on 4,739 user benchmarks.  Models: HDS725050KLA360, HITACHI HDS725050KLA360

Very poor average bench

The Hitachi HDS725050KLA360 500GB averaged 73.3% 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 0.73MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.83MB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HDS725050KLA360 500GB is just 19.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Hitachi HDS725050KLA360 500GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 33.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 44.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,739 samples)
Min Avg Max
25.9 Read 48.1 61.3
18.5 Write 46.6 62.6
19.2 Mixed 33.5 40.1
16.4 SusWrite 44.3 61.4
31.8% 43.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.7 0.8
0.5 4K Write 1.83 2.3
0.4 4K Mixed 0.73 0.9
144% 1.09 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
372GB free
Firmware: K2AOAB0A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 55 56 56 56 56 MB/s
Read 57.2
Write 54.7
Mixed 38.9
SusWrite 56.1
38% 51.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.7
154% 1.27 MB/s
363GB free
Firmware: K2AOAD1A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 56 57 57 57 57 MB/s
Read 54.5
Write 53.4
Mixed 40
SusWrite 56.6
38% 51.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
161% 1.23 MB/s
81GB free
Firmware: K2AOAH0A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 46 46 46 46 46 MB/s
Read 53.9
Write 57.6
Mixed 39.3
SusWrite 45.5
36% 49.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
163% 1.27 MB/s
64GB free
Firmware: K2AOAD1A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 57 56 56 56 55 MB/s
Read 36.8
Write 34.1
Mixed 28.1
SusWrite 55.9
28% 38.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.1 MB/s
210GB free
Firmware: K2AOA60A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 40 40 41 40 41 MB/s
Read 50.1
Write 41.9
Mixed 35.5
SusWrite 40.6
31% 42 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.2 MB/s
33GB free
Firmware: K2AOAD1A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 41 42 43 43 44 MB/s
Read 39.6
Write 45.5
Mixed 35.4
SusWrite 42.4
30% 40.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
136% 1.03 MB/s
34GB free
Firmware: K2AOA10C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 39 40 40 40 40 MB/s
Read 34.9
Write 35
Mixed 25.3
SusWrite 40
25% 33.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
34GB free
Firmware: K2AOA10C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 40 40 40 40 40 MB/s
Read 34.3
Write 35.5
Mixed 26.2
SusWrite 40.2
25% 34 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
146% 1.17 MB/s
9GB free
Firmware: K2AOAD1A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 31 31 31 31 31 MB/s
Read 27.3
Write 29.3
Mixed 25.2
SusWrite 31.1
21% 28.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.13 MB/s
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Typical HDS725050KLA360 500GB Builds (Compare 18,631 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 7%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 7010

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Very good Total price: $229

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