Average Bench: 63.4% (177th of 1015)

Based on 98 user benchmarks.  Model: ST1000DM005 HD10

Above average average bench

The Seagate ST1000DM005 HD10 1TB averaged 36.6% 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 0.69MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.3MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate ST1000DM005 HD10 1TB is 45.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate ST1000DM005 HD10 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 87.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 102MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 98 samples)
Min Avg Max
56.4 Read 104 135
32.5 Write 108 156
33.7 Mixed 87.2 136
60.2 SusWrite 102 138
74.3% 100 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.36 4K Read 0.65 0.9
0.79 4K Write 2.3 3.24
0.33 4K Mixed 0.69 1.3
146% 1.21 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
507GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 136 136 136 137 138 MB/s
Read 118
Write 113
Mixed 67.8
SusWrite 134
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
224% 1.67 MB/s
406GB free
Firmware: 00E5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 129 124 123 123 130 MB/s
Read 125
Write 97.3
Mixed 72
SusWrite 126
77% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
217% 1.53 MB/s
101GB free
Firmware: 1AJ1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 103 105 103 112 113 MB/s
Read 109
Write 118
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 107
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.43 MB/s
61GB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 103 103 103 85 83 MB/s
Read 97
Write 120
Mixed 63.8
SusWrite 96.9
69% 94.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.2
205% 1.4 MB/s
243GB free
Firmware: 1AJ100E5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 94 94 94 93 93 MB/s
Read 95.5
Write 35.5
Mixed 63
SusWrite 93.8
53% 71.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1.1
193% 1.3 MB/s
7GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 75 61 59 60 55 54 MB/s
Read 70
Write 96.2
Mixed 50.3
SusWrite 60.7
51% 69.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.93 MB/s
252GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 00E5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 75 66 74 79 78 MB/s
Read 57
Write 99
Mixed 33.8
SusWrite 71.5
48% 65.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 1.1
145% 0.7 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,876,555 HDDs tested.

Typical ST1000DM005 HD10 1TB Builds (Compare 4,611 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Pro3 - $212

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $717

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