Average Bench: 68.5% (143rd of 1015)

Based on 2,335 user benchmarks.  Models: Hitachi HUA723020ALA640, Hitachi HUA72302

Above average average bench

The Hitachi HUA723020ALA640 2TB averaged 31.4% 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 0.81MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.87MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HUA723020ALA640 2TB is 41.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HUA723020ALA640 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 68.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 117MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,335 samples)
Min Avg Max
71.3 Read 122 149
62.6 Write 120 149
44.9 Mixed 68.2 81.8
62.4 SusWrite 117 147
78.4% 107 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.6 4K Read 0.87 1
1.2 4K Write 1.93 2.3
0.6 4K Mixed 0.81 0.9
163% 1.21 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: MK7ONS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 139 139 140 139 140 138 MB/s
Read 140
Write 137
Mixed 71.7
SusWrite 139
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
171% 1.2 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: MK7ONS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 140 141 141 141 140 MB/s
Read 132
Write 138
Mixed 71.8
SusWrite 140
88% 120 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
160% 1.17 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: MK7ONS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 135 138 137 137 137 MB/s
Read 132
Write 129
Mixed 72
SusWrite 137
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
165% 1.27 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MK7OA5C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 128 125 124 129 124 MB/s
Read 126
Write 126
Mixed 66
SusWrite 126
81% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
160% 1.17 MB/s
1TB free (System drive)
Firmware: MK7OAA10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 101 104 121 115 115 MB/s
Read 130
Write 132
Mixed 74.3
SusWrite 110
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
167% 1.3 MB/s
231GB free
Firmware: MK7OAA10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 79 80 80 80 81 MB/s
Read 132
Write 142
Mixed 74
SusWrite 80.3
79% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.8
165% 1.27 MB/s
868GB free
Firmware: MK7ONS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 88 89 89 88 89 MB/s
Read 84.3
Write 90
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 88.7
59% 79.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
524GB free
Firmware: MK7ONS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 39 39 39 39 39 MB/s
Read 80.7
Write 33.2
Mixed 40
SusWrite 38.6
36% 48.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.73 MB/s
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Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 68%
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System: HP Z820 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 24% - Poor Total price: $102

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