Average Bench: 53.2% (271st of 1015)

Based on 17,784 user benchmarks.  Model: TOSHIBA MQ01ACF050

Average average bench

The Toshiba MQ01ACF050 500GB averaged 46.7% 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 0.74MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.63MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba MQ01ACF050 500GB is 42.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba MQ01ACF050 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 43.7MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 89.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,784 samples)
Min Avg Max
24.8 Read 95.8 124
26.4 Write 89.3 121
17.5 Mixed 43.7 54
28.7 SusWrite 89.5 122
58.2% 79.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.2 4K Read 0.6 0.7
0.49 4K Write 1.63 2.1
0.3 4K Mixed 0.74 1
137% 0.99 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
371GB free
Firmware: AV0A1C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 123 123 124 122 124 MB/s
Read 122
Write 123
Mixed 53.5
SusWrite 123
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
177% 1.23 MB/s
415GB free
Firmware: 1D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 121 123 123 123 123 MB/s
Read 122
Write 123
Mixed 57.1
SusWrite 123
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
155% 1.17 MB/s
269GB free
Firmware: AV0A3E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 108 109 111 112 111 MB/s
Read 102
Write 100
Mixed 46.1
SusWrite 109
65% 89.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.13 MB/s
462GB free
Firmware: AV0C1C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 103 104 105 104 104 MB/s
Read 102
Write 95
Mixed 49.6
SusWrite 104
64% 87.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
462GB free
Firmware: AV0C1C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 102 104 103 104 103 MB/s
Read 100
Write 98.7
Mixed 49.2
SusWrite 103
64% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
157% 1.2 MB/s
397GB free (System drive)
Firmware: AV0D2C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 84 94 85 96 72 MB/s
Read 116
Write 57.5
Mixed 46.2
SusWrite 85.7
56% 76.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 1 MB/s
208GB free
Firmware: AV003D
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 105 104 105 104 105 MB/s
Read 92.7
Write 92.9
Mixed 47.8
SusWrite 104
62% 84.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.1 MB/s
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Typical MQ01ACF050 500GB Builds (Compare 2,176 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 8%
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Desktop
Desktop 70%
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Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Dell OptiPlex 3050

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $200

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