Average Bench: 82.4% (68th of 1015)

Based on 282 user benchmarks.  Model: MB1000ECWCQ

Very good average bench

The MB1000ECWCQ 1TB averaged just 17.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the MB1000ECWCQ 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.92MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.39MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the MB1000ECWCQ 1TB is 51.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the MB1000ECWCQ 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 79.6MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 137MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 282 samples)
Min Avg Max
97 Read 149 183
41.5 Write 138 178
39.3 Mixed 79.6 144
42 SusWrite 137 179
92.2% 126 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.75 4K Read 1.39 1.7
0.7 4K Write 2.3 3.2
0.42 4K Mixed 0.92 1.2
202% 1.54 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: HPG1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 159 173 173 175 174 MB/s
Read 170
Write 176
Mixed 75
SusWrite 171
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 1
235% 1.9 MB/s
719GB free
Firmware: HPG3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 169 172 174 173 174 175 MB/s
Read 167
Write 145
Mixed 77.6
SusWrite 173
103% 140 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
220% 1.67 MB/s
822GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPG3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 132 109 131 139 140 149 MB/s
Read 164
Write 162
Mixed 74.9
SusWrite 133
98% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
226% 1.6 MB/s
168GB free
Firmware: HPG3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 114 117 114 111 114 MB/s
Read 133
Write 128
Mixed 69
SusWrite 114
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
202% 1.47 MB/s
168GB free
Firmware: HPG3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 115 117 113 114 114 MB/s
Read 127
Write 130
Mixed 78.2
SusWrite 115
83% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1.1
210% 1.4 MB/s
812GB free (System drive)
Firmware: HPG4
SusWrite @10s intervals: 151 153 158 154 160 148 MB/s
Read 26.4
Write 74.9
Mixed 26.5
SusWrite 154
51% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
109% 0.83 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,710,134 HDDs tested.

Typical MB1000ECWCQ 1TB Builds (Compare 2,099 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z170A GAMING PRO (MS-7984) - $174

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 50% - Above average Total price: $1,057

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