Average Bench: 97.3% (6th of 1015)

Based on 518 user benchmarks.  Model: HGST HUS726040ALE610

Excellent average bench

The Hitachi HUS726040ALE610 4TB averaged just 2.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Hitachi HUS726040ALE610 4TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 4.82MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.71MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HUS726040ALE610 4TB is 46.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HUS726040ALE610 4TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 76MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.96MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 518 samples)
Min Avg Max
111 Read 169 202
114 Write 172 204
60.2 Mixed 76 87.3
112 SusWrite 170 200
107% 147 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.8 4K Read 0.96 1.1
2.08 4K Write 4.82 6.2
0.5 4K Mixed 0.71 0.9
208% 2.16 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free
Firmware: APGNT517
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 189 192 192 189 193 MB/s
Read 188
Write 192
Mixed 83
SusWrite 191
119% 163 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.9
168% 1.07 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: APGNTD05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 187 191 190 187 184 MB/s
Read 182
Write 190
Mixed 83.6
SusWrite 188
117% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 0.7
212% 2.27 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: APGNTD05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 97 127 117 122 120 MB/s
Read 162
Write 71.7
Mixed 70.7
SusWrite 111
76% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.8
226% 2.37 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: APGNTD05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 115 93 122 122 114 MB/s
Read 156
Write 83.3
Mixed 77
SusWrite 110
78% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 4.9
4K Mixed 0.7
202% 2.13 MB/s
538GB free
Firmware: APGNT907
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 122 118 118 123 118 MB/s
Read 138
Write 145
Mixed 74.5
SusWrite 120
87% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 5.7
4K Mixed 0.8
228% 2.43 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: APGNTD05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 87 104 108 109 115 MB/s
Read 130
Write 93.2
Mixed 74.3
SusWrite 105
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 0.7
207% 2.23 MB/s
178GB free
Firmware: APGNT907
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 109 108 112 108 110 MB/s
Read 92.2
Write 105
Mixed 62.2
SusWrite 110
68% 92.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4.1
4K Mixed 0.7
191% 1.9 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 40,783,759 HDDs tested.

Typical HUS726040ALE610 4TB Builds (Compare 338 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 111%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 112%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X299 AORUS Ultra Gaming-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 41% - Average Total price: $1,629

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