Average Bench: 43.1% (456th of 1015)

Based on 78,191 user benchmarks.  Models: HGST HTS541010A9E680, HGST HTS541010A9E680, HGST HTS541010A9E6800, HTS541010A9E680, Hitachi HTS541010A9E680

Below average average bench

The HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB averaged 56.9% 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 0.52MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.36MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB is 39.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 30.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 73.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 78,191 samples)
Min Avg Max
13.8 Read 76.7 104
32.2 Write 77.3 101
12.6 Mixed 30.5 38.6
31.1 SusWrite 73.3 102
46.9% 64.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.43 0.5
0.47 4K Write 1.36 1.6
0.2 4K Mixed 0.52 0.6
101% 0.77 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
710GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 89 83 87 68 72 MB/s
Read 83.8
Write 94.4
Mixed 36.6
SusWrite 80
54% 73.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
117% 0.9 MB/s
801GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA7G0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 70 70 84 86 52 MB/s
Read 88.7
Write 78.5
Mixed 37.5
SusWrite 72.2
51% 69.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
705GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA700
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 85 83 72 87 86 MB/s
Read 68.8
Write 70
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 82.1
45% 62.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
774GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 78 72 77 62 47 64 MB/s
Read 82.8
Write 79.2
Mixed 34
SusWrite 66.6
48% 65.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
870GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 63 63 61 54 57 MB/s
Read 69.2
Write 67.2
Mixed 20.2
SusWrite 60
39% 54.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
106% 0.73 MB/s
807GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 58 75 70 70 71 MB/s
Read 21
Write 56.5
Mixed 23.2
SusWrite 69.6
31% 42.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.3
72% 0.67 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 23,066,173 HDDs tested.

Typical Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB Builds (Compare 28,826 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion Notebook

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