Average Bench: 34.1% (619th of 1015)

Based on 24,147 user benchmarks.  Models: Hitachi HTS547550A9E384, APPLE HDD HTS547550A9E384

Poor average bench

The Hitachi HTS547550A9E384 500GB averaged 65.9% 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 0.51MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 1.07MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hitachi HTS547550A9E384 500GB is 36.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hitachi HTS547550A9E384 500GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 34.4MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 58.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 24,147 samples)
Min Avg Max
12.6 Read 59.6 88.4
15 Write 58.6 86.3
11.4 Mixed 34.4 46.2
22 SusWrite 59 88.7
38.8% 52.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.44 0.5
0.4 4K Write 1.07 1.3
0.2 4K Mixed 0.51 0.6
95.3% 0.68 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
405GB free
Firmware: JE3OA50A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 91 90 93 94 93 93 MB/s
Read 77.7
Write 70.5
Mixed 44.4
SusWrite 92.3
52% 71.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.77 MB/s
295GB free
Firmware: JE3OA50A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 77 82 85 84 84 MB/s
Read 79.7
Write 82.9
Mixed 39.4
SusWrite 79.4
51% 70.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.4
86% 0.67 MB/s
447GB free
Firmware: JE3OA60A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 76 81 80 81 79 MB/s
Read 74.2
Write 44.5
Mixed 39.3
SusWrite 79.2
44% 59.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
97% 0.7 MB/s
428GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JE3OA60B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 74 65 64 55 63 MB/s
Read 80.2
Write 86.9
Mixed 40.3
SusWrite 65.7
50% 68.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
110% 0.77 MB/s
152GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JE3AD70F
SusWrite @10s intervals: 67 53 46 52 57 54 MB/s
Read 66.8
Write 59.9
Mixed 37.3
SusWrite 54.9
40% 54.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
95% 0.67 MB/s
86GB free
Firmware: JE3OA50A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 61 61 61 61 61 MB/s
Read 42.3
Write 44.2
Mixed 31.7
SusWrite 59.9
33% 44.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.5
99% 0.73 MB/s
251GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JE3OA50B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 31 40 35 28 15 32 MB/s
Read 13.1
Write 13.2
Mixed 9.5
SusWrite 30.4
12% 16.5 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.1
20% 0.2 MB/s
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Typical HTS547550A9E384 500GB Builds (Compare 10,114 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 2%
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Desktop
Desktop 53%
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Workstation
Workstation 2%
Tree trunk

System: HP Pavilion g6 Notebook PC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $81

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