Average Bench: 84.1% (55th of 1014)

Based on 305 user benchmarks.  Model: Microsoft Storage Space Device

Very good average bench

The Microsoft Storage Space Device 988GB averaged just 15.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Microsoft Storage Space Device 988GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.86MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.02MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Microsoft Storage Space Device 988GB is 62.9%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Microsoft Storage Space Device 988GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 73.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 136MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 305 samples)
Min Avg Max
70 Read 151 204
63.4 Write 136 187
25.4 Mixed 73.6 110
46.8 SusWrite 142 192
92.1% 126 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 1.02 1.5
1.1 4K Write 2.24 4.4
0.43 4K Mixed 0.86 1.2
180% 1.37 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
915GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 192 194 192 192 196 MB/s
Read 180
Write 184
Mixed 77.7
SusWrite 193
116% 159 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
106GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 139 135 135 132 128 MB/s
Read 162
Write 162
Mixed 111
SusWrite 132
105% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
230% 1.77 MB/s
866GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 134 138 138 133 130 MB/s
Read 80.7
Write 127
Mixed 65.8
SusWrite 134
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.07 MB/s
610GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 77 77 77 79 79 MB/s
Read 78.7
Write 74.5
Mixed 47.9
SusWrite 77.4
51% 69.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.13 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,733,680 HDDs tested.

Typical Storage Space Device 988GB Builds (Compare 67,445 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $68

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $591

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