Average Bench: 57% (223rd of 1015)

more Based on 472,719 user benchmarks.  Models: ST500DM002-1BD142, ST500DM002-1ER14C, ST500DM0 02-142, ST500DM0 ST500DM002-1SB10, ST500DM0 ST500DM002-1BD14, ST500DM002-1ER14, ST500DM0 ST500DM002-1BC14, ST500DM0 02, ST500DM0 ST500DM002-1BD1, ST500DM0 02-9YN14C, ST500DM002-1CH14, ST500DM002-1BD1, ST500DM0 02-1BD142, ST500DM002-1BD14, ST500DM002-1BC14, ST500DM0 02-1ER14C, ST500DM002-1CH14C, ST500DM002-1BC142, Seagate ST500DM002-1BD14, ST500DM002-1SB10A, ST500DM0 ST500DM002-1ER14, ST500DM0 ST500DM002-9YN14, ST500DM0 02-1CH14C, ST500DM002-9YN14C, ST500DM0 02-1BC142, ST500DM002-1SB10, ST500DM0 02-1SB10A, ST500DM002-9YN14, ST500DM0 ST500DM002-1CH14

Average average bench

The Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB averaged 42.9% 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 0.73MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.63MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB is 58.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 54.9MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 94.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 472,719 samples)
Min Avg Max
25.6 Read 105 142
34.8 Write 97.6 133
24 Mixed 54.9 70.4
32.1 SusWrite 94.1 133
64.3% 87.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.63 0.7
0.7 4K Write 1.26 2
0.3 4K Mixed 0.73 1
130% 0.87 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
367GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 78 143 158 161 160 MB/s
Read 126
Write 149
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 133
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.9 MB/s
318GB free
Firmware: CC4C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 131 133 133 133 133 MB/s
Read 115
Write 98.4
Mixed 69
SusWrite 132
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1 MB/s
432GB free (System drive)
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 87 108 118 123 130 MB/s
Read 120
Write 120
Mixed 66.7
SusWrite 109
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.87 MB/s
254GB free
Firmware: KC48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 110 111 111 110 111 MB/s
Read 97
Write 88.4
Mixed 47.6
SusWrite 109
62% 85.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.8 MB/s
228GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 88 90 89 89 94 MB/s
Read 111
Write 72.4
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 90.2
60% 82.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
132% 0.8 MB/s
203GB free
Firmware: KC48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 105 108 107 108 109 MB/s
Read 92.4
Write 87.8
Mixed 58.7
SusWrite 107
64% 86.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
121% 0.77 MB/s
169GB free
Firmware: KC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 103 104 103 105 105 MB/s
Read 63.8
Write 59
Mixed 26.8
SusWrite 104
46% 63.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 6.3
4K Mixed 0.4
190% 2.47 MB/s
210GB free (System drive)
Firmware: KC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 23 63 48 55 27 MB/s
Read 32.3
Write 27.5
Mixed 24.2
SusWrite 51.3
25% 33.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.6
84% 0.43 MB/s
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Desktop 64%
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Workstation 2%
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2 years ago.

Read/write times are terrible. System is 2.5 yrs old


Good

7 months ago.

really solid good drive its not bad its one of the mid range for that low price this rocks and its fast not perfect :D


Good

2 years ago.

IS GOOD!!


Excellent

10 months ago.

es increíble la velocidad a que ofrece para un disco de su época, al día de hoy (10/09/2020) funciona correctamente y nunca me ha generado problema de ningún tipo


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