Average Bench: 85.4% (50th of 1015)

Based on 27,376 user benchmarks.  Model: Microsoft Storage Space Device

Very good average bench

The Microsoft Storage Space Device 2TB averaged just 14.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Microsoft Storage Space Device 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.63MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.33MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Microsoft Storage Space Device 2TB is 62.1%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Microsoft Storage Space Device 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 69.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 131MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 27,376 samples)
Min Avg Max
59.4 Read 138 194
59.2 Write 131 184
28.3 Mixed 69.6 93.8
86.4 SusWrite 160 209
91.1% 125 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.54 4K Read 1.33 2.5
0.6 4K Write 1.79 5.1
0.1 4K Mixed 0.63 1.2
159% 1.25 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 206 207 203 217 205 217 MB/s
Read 164
Write 156
Mixed 81.9
SusWrite 209
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 2.9
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
143% 1.2 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 153 163 159 153 158 MB/s
Read 183
Write 163
Mixed 95.6
SusWrite 157
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 7.9
4K Mixed 0.7
266% 3.2 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 199 199 187 183 198 MB/s
Read 146
Write 168
Mixed 76
SusWrite 193
106% 146 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
101% 0.87 MB/s
936GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 189 176 166 172 172 MB/s
Read 147
Write 182
Mixed 72
SusWrite 178
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
97% 0.83 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 181 168 195 186 187 MB/s
Read 128
Write 154
Mixed 82.6
SusWrite 182
100% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.5
95% 0.63 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,750,296 HDDs tested.

Typical Storage Space Device 2TB Builds (Compare 94,088 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,080

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