Average Bench: 70.5% (127th of 1015)

Based on 2,733 user benchmarks.  Model: Hitachi HUA723030ALA640

Good average bench

The Hitachi HUA723030ALA640 3TB averaged 29.5% 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 0.84MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.89MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HUA723030ALA640 3TB is 42.1%. 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 70.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 122MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,733 samples)
Min Avg Max
78.1 Read 124 156
79.8 Write 125 155
49.1 Mixed 70.2 90
75.5 SusWrite 122 153
80.7% 110 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 0.89 1.1
1.4 4K Write 1.94 2.3
0.6 4K Mixed 0.84 1.1
167% 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: MKAOAA50
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 152 150 152 152 152 MB/s
Read 144
Write 151
Mixed 87.6
SusWrite 152
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
211% 1.5 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: MKAOAA10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 144 145 145 146 145 MB/s
Read 144
Write 143
Mixed 74
SusWrite 145
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.37 MB/s
81GB free
Firmware: MKAOA8P0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 114 117 116 119 119 MB/s
Read 118
Write 109
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 118
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1.1
194% 1.33 MB/s
436GB free
Firmware: MKAOAA50
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 99 100 101 102 102 MB/s
Read 114
Write 115
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 101
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
196% 1.4 MB/s
729GB free
Firmware: MKAOA8P0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 79 79 79 80 80 MB/s
Read 119
Write 114
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 79.2
71% 96.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
196% 1.4 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: MKAONS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 42 41 42 42 MB/s
Read 144
Write 41.3
Mixed 52
SusWrite 41.6
51% 69.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.8 MB/s
594GB free
Firmware: MKAONS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 92 94 96 93 101 MB/s
Read 84.8
Write 67.2
Mixed 51.5
SusWrite 95.8
55% 74.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.07 MB/s
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Typical HUA723030ALA640 3TB Builds (Compare 23,269 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 62%
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Desktop 110%
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Workstation
Workstation 97%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte X470 AORUS ULTRA GAMING - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $704

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 Comments

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Excellent

28 days 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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