Average Bench: 101% (3rd of 1015)

Based on 1,346 user benchmarks.  Model: AMD-RAID ST2000DM008-2FR1

Outstanding average bench

The Amd-raid ST2000DM008-2FR1 2TB averaged 0.6% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Amd-raid ST2000DM008-2FR1 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 8.27MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.7MB/s

Very poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Amd-raid ST2000DM008-2FR1 2TB is 70.1%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Amd-raid ST2000DM008-2FR1 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 44.9MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.08MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,346 samples)
Min Avg Max
71.1 Read 156 215
82.5 Write 151 195
20.6 Mixed 44.9 77.4
112 SusWrite 193 218
98.5% 136 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 8.27 19.7
0.6 4K Write 1.08 1.8
0.1 4K Mixed 0.7 1.2
443% 3.35 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 1003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 215 219 217 219 218 MB/s
Read 212
Write 189
Mixed 50.6
SusWrite 216
121% 167 MB/s
4K Read 19.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1.1
971% 7.4 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 1003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 203 209 210 215 215 214 MB/s
Read 210
Write 180
Mixed 49.4
SusWrite 211
118% 163 MB/s
4K Read 20
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 1.3
1,002% 7.53 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 193 207 207 206 208 190 MB/s
Read 212
Write 186
Mixed 75.6
SusWrite 202
123% 169 MB/s
4K Read 12.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 1.2
688% 5.1 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 1002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 155 184 201 203 182 197 MB/s
Read 113
Write 113
Mixed 25.8
SusWrite 187
79% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
72% 0.63 MB/s
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1003
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 123 147 127 140 162 MB/s
Read 96.7
Write 94.4
Mixed 66.2
SusWrite 138
72% 98.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
211% 1.5 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 39,054,044 HDDs tested.

Typical ST2000DM008-2FR1 2TB Builds (Compare 1,003 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 119%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 121%
UFO

System: Alienware Aurora Ryzen Edition

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $1,050

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