Average Bench: 26.2% (836th of 1015)

Based on 670 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MK4058GSX

Very poor average bench

The Toshiba MK4058GSX 400GB averaged 73.7% 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 0.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.13MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MK4058GSX 400GB is 20.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Toshiba MK4058GSX 400GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 30.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 44MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 670 samples)
Min Avg Max
16.1 Read 45.8 61.8
26.5 Write 46.5 62.1
11.3 Mixed 30.3 54.5
22.2 SusWrite 44 61.6
30.6% 41.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.39 0.5
0.62 4K Write 1.13 1.33
0.16 4K Mixed 0.4 0.6
81.2% 0.64 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
195GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AX0C1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 79 77 41 50 69 MB/s
Read 68.5
Write 62.8
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 65.1
42% 57.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
107% 0.77 MB/s
119GB free
Firmware: FF011M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 52 52 53 53 52 MB/s
Read 41.8
Write 44.4
Mixed 25.3
SusWrite 52.1
30% 40.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
83% 0.67 MB/s
306GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FF011M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 41 41 46 45 36 MB/s
Read 51.9
Write 39.8
Mixed 29.1
SusWrite 41.7
30% 40.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
100% 0.77 MB/s
230GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FF011C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 41 42 45 43 43 MB/s
Read 46.4
Write 43
Mixed 31.3
SusWrite 42.6
30% 40.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.4
76% 0.57 MB/s
179GB free
Firmware: FF012A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 39 39 38 38 38 MB/s
Read 46.3
Write 35.8
Mixed 29.2
SusWrite 38.2
28% 37.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
96% 0.73 MB/s
196GB free
Firmware: FF012A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 38 39 39 39 40 MB/s
Read 42.6
Write 36.5
Mixed 28.6
SusWrite 38.6
27% 36.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
99% 0.73 MB/s
42GB free
Firmware: FF011C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 40 39 38 42 MB/s
Read 34.1
Write 30.6
Mixed 24.2
SusWrite 40.1
24% 32.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.7
4K Mixed 0.4
74% 0.5 MB/s
104GB free
Firmware: FF011M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 41 41 41 41 41 MB/s
Read 33.1
Write 34.8
Mixed 23.3
SusWrite 40.7
24% 33 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
88% 0.7 MB/s
322GB free (System drive)
Firmware: FF011M
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 24 9.4 7.1 7.2 21 MB/s
Read 53.3
Write 54.2
Mixed 40.2
SusWrite 15.6
30% 40.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
93% 0.67 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,659,572 HDDs tested.

Typical MK4058GSX 400GB Builds (Compare 70 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: Toshiba Satellite A350

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $42

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