Average Bench: 71.4% (129th of 1015)

Based on 7,796 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HUA723030ALA640

Good average bench

The Hitachi HUA723030ALA640 3TB averaged 28.5% 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 0.85MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.9MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HUA723030ALA640 3TB is 39.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HUA723030ALA640 3TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 71.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 123MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 7,796 samples)
Min Avg Max
79.8 Read 126 154
78.3 Write 126 154
46.9 Mixed 71.2 88.2
72.5 SusWrite 123 153
81.7% 111 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.67 4K Read 0.9 1.1
1.4 4K Write 1.95 2.3
0.6 4K Mixed 0.85 1.1
168% 1.23 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3TB free
Firmware: MKAOAA10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 150 150 149 150 150 MB/s
Read 150
Write 154
Mixed 83.3
SusWrite 149
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
167% 1.3 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: MKAONS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 142 141 142 142 142 142 MB/s
Read 150
Write 154
Mixed 80.4
SusWrite 142
96% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
171% 1.2 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: MKAONS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 139 139 139 139 139 MB/s
Read 141
Write 137
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 139
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
181% 1.33 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: MKAOAA10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 142 121 144 144 147 MB/s
Read 134
Write 136
Mixed 71.5
SusWrite 140
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.3 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: MKAONS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 121 103 122 122 123 MB/s
Read 120
Write 124
Mixed 68.3
SusWrite 119
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.3 MB/s
639GB free
Firmware: MKAOA800
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 101 100 101 101 101 MB/s
Read 96.4
Write 96
Mixed 54.2
SusWrite 100
64% 86.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
159% 1.2 MB/s
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 Comments

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Excellent

14 months ago.

Excellent for storing hundreds of recent or old triple-A games or huge amount of photos, documents and many more work files. The pricing of this HDD makes this the best value high capacity HDD for storage hoarder at budget.


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