Average Bench: 83.6% (61st of 1015)

Based on 37,328 user benchmarks.  Model: Microsoft Storage Space Device

Very good average bench

The Microsoft Storage Space Device 2TB averaged just 16.3% 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 0.58MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.37MB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Microsoft Storage Space Device 2TB is 65.3%. 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 70.9MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 128MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 37,328 samples)
Min Avg Max
53.4 Read 133 190
46.3 Write 128 187
28.1 Mixed 70.9 96.1
78.8 SusWrite 158 209
89.6% 123 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 1.37 2.92
0.5 4K Write 1.76 4.64
0 4K Mixed 0.58 1.1
154% 1.24 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: 208 207 198 216 206 211 MB/s
Read 150
Write 174
Mixed 75.1
SusWrite 208
111% 152 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: 168 189 186 179 188 189 MB/s
Read 133
Write 160
Mixed 75.5
SusWrite 183
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
89% 0.77 MB/s
882GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 180 171 177 172 174 MB/s
Read 138
Write 149
Mixed 75.8
SusWrite 174
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 2.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
180% 1.2 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 194 171 179 164 194 MB/s
Read 119
Write 136
Mixed 74.1
SusWrite 180
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.4
139% 1 MB/s
567GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 192 189 201 191 189 MB/s
Read 104
Write 155
Mixed 67.7
SusWrite 191
94% 129 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
89% 0.77 MB/s
595GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 189 186 185 150 158 189 MB/s
Read 116
Write 145
Mixed 74.3
SusWrite 176
93% 128 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
130% 1.1 MB/s
474GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 154 156 147 152 161 148 MB/s
Read 138
Write 84.9
Mixed 77.2
SusWrite 153
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
465GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 110 107 107 108 103 MB/s
Read 104
Write 100
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 107
70% 95.8 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
171% 1.33 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,354,408 HDDs tested.

Typical Storage Space Device 2TB Builds (Compare 116,505 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $974

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