Average Bench: 50.1% (308th of 1015)

more Based on 8,107 user benchmarks.  Models: ST750LX003-1AC154, ST750LX0 ST750LX003-1AC15, ST750LX0 ST750LX003-1AC1, ST750LX0 03-1AC154, ST750LX003-1AC15, ST750LX003-1AC15G

Average average bench

The Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB averaged 49.9% 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 0.66MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.5MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB is 32.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 62.7MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 85.1MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 8,107 samples)
Min Avg Max
49.7 Read 89.3 116
44.4 Write 85.5 113
34.8 Mixed 62.7 77.9
51 SusWrite 85.1 111
59.5% 80.6 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.61 0.8
0.9 4K Write 1.5 1.7
0.3 4K Mixed 0.66 0.8
127% 0.92 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
671GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 110 108 110 111 112 MB/s
Read 116
Write 109
Mixed 77.1
SusWrite 110
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
133% 0.93 MB/s
357GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 95 96 95 97 91 MB/s
Read 111
Write 91.3
Mixed 74.8
SusWrite 94.3
69% 92.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
673GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 78 86 77 77 86 MB/s
Read 114
Write 71.7
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 77
54% 74.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.4
87% 0.57 MB/s
361GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 92 98 99 96 98 MB/s
Read 92.7
Write 99.3
Mixed 66.7
SusWrite 94.5
65% 88.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
168GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 75 78 77 77 76 MB/s
Read 69.1
Write 77
Mixed 50.2
SusWrite 74.7
50% 67.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
137% 1 MB/s
122GB free
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 62 63 62 60 62 MB/s
Read 61
Write 34.4
Mixed 48.4
SusWrite 61.4
38% 51.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
113% 0.83 MB/s
121GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SM12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 35 35 56 42 54 MB/s
Read 50.2
Write 36.7
Mixed 41.5
SusWrite 44.8
32% 43.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
107% 0.77 MB/s
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Typical Momentus XT 7200 RPM 2.5" 750GB Builds (Compare 472 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk

System: Asus G75VX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $420

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