Average Bench: 41.8% (480th of 1015)

Based on 76,589 user benchmarks.  Models: HGST HTS541010A9E680, HGST HTS541010A9E680, HGST HTS541010A9E6800, HTS541010A9E680, Hitachi HTS541010A9E680

Below average average bench

The HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB averaged 58.1% 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 0.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.33MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB is 40.6%. 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 29.6MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 71.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 76,589 samples)
Min Avg Max
11.7 Read 74.4 103
26.5 Write 75.4 102
12.3 Mixed 29.6 38.7
32.7 SusWrite 71.3 101
45.7% 62.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.42 0.5
0.5 4K Write 1.33 1.6
0.2 4K Mixed 0.5 0.6
98.3% 0.75 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
910GB free
Firmware: JA0OA590
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 99 98 100 100 99 MB/s
Read 97.5
Write 81.3
Mixed 38
SusWrite 98.4
57% 78.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
812GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 86 87 84 77 88 86 MB/s
Read 92.6
Write 95.7
Mixed 36.7
SusWrite 84.7
56% 77.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.5
102% 0.8 MB/s
855GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA7G0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 73 63 76 83 81 MB/s
Read 76.3
Write 100
Mixed 34.7
SusWrite 76.2
52% 71.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
104% 0.83 MB/s
305GB free
Firmware: JA0OA7G0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 62 64 64 64 64 64 MB/s
Read 81.5
Write 80.5
Mixed 30.7
SusWrite 63.7
47% 64.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
840GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 70 67 69 79 76 MB/s
Read 58.2
Write 66.3
Mixed 26.5
SusWrite 70.2
40% 55.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
890GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 84 85 87 84 93 MB/s
Read 9.3
Write 80.5
Mixed 31.8
SusWrite 85.7
38% 51.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
100% 0.77 MB/s
613GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA590
SusWrite @10s intervals: 46 60 52 42 64 61 MB/s
Read 14.7
Write 44.8
Mixed 11.2
SusWrite 54.3
23% 31.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.3
56% 0.43 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,798,173 HDDs tested.

Typical Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB Builds (Compare 25,003 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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