Average Bench: 42.6% (464th of 1015)

more Based on 888 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD15EVDS-73V9B1, WDC WD15 EVDS-73V9B1, WD15EVDS-63V9B1, WDC WD15EVDS-63V9B0, WDC WD15 EVDS-73V9B0, WDC WD15EVDS-63V9B1, WDC WD15EVDS-73V9B0, WDC WD15EVDS-68V9B0, WDC WD15EVDS-73V, WDC WD15 EVDS-68V9B0, WDC WD15 EVDS-63T3B0, WDC WD15 EVDS-63V9B0, WDC WD15 EVDS-63V9B1, WDC WD15EVDS-68V, WDC WD15EVDS-63T3B0, WDC WD15EVDS-63V, WD15EVDS-68V9B0

Below average average bench

The WD WD15EVDS-73V9B1 1.5TB averaged 57.4% 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 0.54MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.44MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD WD15EVDS-73V9B1 1.5TB is 31%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD WD15EVDS-73V9B1 1.5TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 53.1MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 70.4MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 888 samples)
Min Avg Max
41 Read 77.1 96.1
9.5 Write 70.8 93.8
17.3 Mixed 53.1 83.3
16.9 SusWrite 70.4 95.2
50.1% 67.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.5 0.7
0.7 4K Write 1.44 2.2
0.19 4K Mixed 0.54 0.8
107% 0.83 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
744GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 80 79 80 81 81 MB/s
Read 79
Write 69
Mixed 60.5
SusWrite 80.1
53% 72.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
126% 1.07 MB/s
988GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 80 79 80 81 81 MB/s
Read 77.7
Write 70.8
Mixed 53.8
SusWrite 79.9
52% 70.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
130% 0.8 MB/s
132GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 58 57 57 58 58 MB/s
Read 96.8
Write 87.3
Mixed 47.8
SusWrite 57.8
53% 72.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.93 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 75 76 77 75 76 MB/s
Read 73
Write 79.8
Mixed 55
SusWrite 75.4
52% 70.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.9
4K Mixed 0.5
93% 0.63 MB/s
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 62 63 72 80 74 MB/s
Read 76
Write 74.5
Mixed 52.3
SusWrite 68.5
50% 67.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
149% 1.13 MB/s
729GB free
Firmware: 01.00A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 61 61 61 61 61 MB/s
Read 78.2
Write 81.5
Mixed 48.8
SusWrite 59.6
49% 67 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
99% 0.7 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,187,067 HDDs tested.

Typical WD15EVDS-73V9B1 1.5TB Builds (Compare 15,385 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 103%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asus STRIX Z270F GAMING - $592

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,590

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