Average Bench: 41.5% (490th of 1010)

Based on 50,233 user benchmarks.  Models: HGST HTS541010A9E680, HGST HTS541010A9E680, HGST HTS541010A9E6800, HTS541010A9E680, Hitachi HTS541010A9E680

Below average average bench

The HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB averaged 58.4% 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 0.49MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.33MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the HGST Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB is 39%. 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 29.4MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 70.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 50,233 samples)
Min Avg Max
14 Read 74.2 103
25.1 Write 74.8 100
13.3 Mixed 29.4 38.5
34.3 SusWrite 70.5 99.7
45.3% 62.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.43 0.5
0.5 4K Write 1.33 1.6
0.1 4K Mixed 0.49 0.6
97.6% 0.75 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
804GB free
Firmware: JA0OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 91 92 94 91 92 MB/s
Read 98
Write 94.5
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 91.7
59% 80.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
121% 0.93 MB/s
840GB free
Firmware: JA0OA590
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 88 89 88 88 88 MB/s
Read 101
Write 100
Mixed 39
SusWrite 87.7
60% 82 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.6
115% 0.87 MB/s
618GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 50 52 46 41 53 MB/s
Read 82.8
Write 86.5
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 49.3
46% 63.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
100% 0.8 MB/s
282GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 69 66 70 68 66 MB/s
Read 60.5
Write 72
Mixed 27.3
SusWrite 68.3
42% 57 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
106% 0.87 MB/s
891GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA560
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 56 52 65 70 71 MB/s
Read 64.2
Write 45.2
Mixed 26.3
SusWrite 62.2
36% 49.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.3
76% 0.7 MB/s
790GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JA0OA710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 34 54 68 59 42 83 MB/s
Read 63.2
Write 48
Mixed 24.1
SusWrite 56.4
35% 47.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.2
50% 0.43 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 13,068,915 HDDs tested.

Typical Travelstar 5K1000 2.5" 1TB Builds (Compare 16,390 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

System: HP Pavilion Notebook

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