Average Bench: 71.1% (126th of 1015)

Based on 8,807 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HUA723030ALA640

Good average bench

The Hitachi HUA723030ALA640 3TB averaged 28.9% 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 0.91MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HUA723030ALA640 3TB is 40.2%. 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 71MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 123MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,807 samples)
Min Avg Max
75.4 Read 124 151
69.6 Write 124 154
49.1 Mixed 71 86
68.7 SusWrite 123 153
81.2% 111 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 0.91 1.1
1.5 4K Write 1.96 2.3
0.7 4K Mixed 0.85 1.1
169% 1.24 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2.5TB free
Firmware: MKAONS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 158 157 156 159 157 MB/s
Read 154
Write 156
Mixed 85.1
SusWrite 157
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
186% 1.43 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: MKAOAA10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 148 150 150 149 150 MB/s
Read 148
Write 154
Mixed 84.2
SusWrite 147
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.9
184% 1.4 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: MKAOA800
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 120 123 123 123 123 MB/s
Read 116
Write 120
Mixed 67.8
SusWrite 122
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
161% 1.23 MB/s
80GB free
Firmware: MKAOA800
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 111 94 88 87 89 MB/s
Read 126
Write 125
Mixed 69.6
SusWrite 96
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
178% 1.33 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: NS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 42 42 43 43 42 MB/s
Read 153
Write 42.5
Mixed 56.7
SusWrite 42.4
54% 73.7 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.8 MB/s
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Typical HUA723030ALA640 3TB Builds (Compare 73,288 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Desktop 94%
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Workstation 106%
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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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 Comments

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Excellent

22 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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