Average Bench: 66.7% (152nd of 1014)

Based on 3,643 user benchmarks.  Models: Hitachi HUA723020ALA640, Hitachi HUA72302

Above average average bench

The Hitachi HUA723020ALA640 2TB averaged 33.3% 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 0.82MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.96MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HUA723020ALA640 2TB is 42.3%. 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 67.7MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 113MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,643 samples)
Min Avg Max
65.5 Read 119 149
71 Write 120 150
44.6 Mixed 67.7 82.1
63.9 SusWrite 113 146
76.9% 105 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 4K Read 0.86 1
1.5 4K Write 1.96 2.3
0.5 4K Mixed 0.82 1
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: MK7ONS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 131 132 132 133 133 MB/s
Read 132
Write 126
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 132
85% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
178% 1.33 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: MK7ONS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 83 91 116 126 131 MB/s
Read 141
Write 142
Mixed 77
SusWrite 110
86% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.27 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: MK7ONS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 122 121 120 122 120 121 MB/s
Read 124
Write 122
Mixed 72.8
SusWrite 121
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.3 MB/s
596GB free
Firmware: MK7ONS01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 108 106 108 108 107 MB/s
Read 116
Write 121
Mixed 68.8
SusWrite 107
76% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.27 MB/s
305GB free
Firmware: MK7ONS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 100 101 101 102 MB/s
Read 96
Write 96
Mixed 52.7
SusWrite 100
63% 86.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
158% 1.13 MB/s
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: MK7ONS00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 97 95 95 90 94 MB/s
Read 88.6
Write 108
Mixed 60.2
SusWrite 94.6
64% 87.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
135% 1.13 MB/s
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System: HP Z820 Workstation

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 22% - Poor Total price: $108

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