Average Bench: 45.4% (390th of 1015)

Based on 92 user benchmarks.  Model: ADATA ED600

Below average average bench

The Adata ED600 2TB averaged 54.6% 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 0.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.64MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Adata ED600 2TB is 50.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Adata ED600 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Read Speed 72.1MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 64.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 92 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.9 Read 72.1 117
23.8 Write 79.3 127
23.7 Mixed 64.3 98.5
25.8 SusWrite 85.4 128
55.7% 75.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.97 1.9
0.87 4K Write 2.64 4.7
0.1 4K Mixed 0.6 1.1
156% 1.4 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
738GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 90 90 90 90 90 MB/s
Read 96.2
Write 75.2
Mixed 57
SusWrite 89.5
58% 79.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
160% 1.13 MB/s
738GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 90 89 90 90 90 MB/s
Read 91
Write 73.8
Mixed 57.8
SusWrite 90.1
58% 78.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 3.7
4K Mixed 1
205% 1.77 MB/s
737GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 89 89 90 90 90 MB/s
Read 77
Write 86.4
Mixed 43.6
SusWrite 90.1
54% 74.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.1 MB/s
592GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 83 85 85 85 85 MB/s
Read 81.5
Write 95.5
Mixed 52
SusWrite 84.6
58% 78.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
158% 1.1 MB/s
482GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 67 71 68 68 68 MB/s
Read 75.7
Write 89.7
Mixed 32
SusWrite 68.9
48% 66.6 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 0.5
174% 1.63 MB/s
158GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 39 41 41 41 41 41 MB/s
Read 29.7
Write 28.7
Mixed 29.8
SusWrite 40.6
24% 32.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.4
122% 1.37 MB/s
216GB free
Firmware: 0204
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 29 29 30 30 30 MB/s
Read 29.7
Write 29.9
Mixed 30
SusWrite 29.2
22% 29.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.3
80% 0.57 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,778,169 HDDs tested.

Typical ED600 2TB Builds (Compare 9,706 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte Z370P D3 - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $872

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