Average Bench: 78.4% (88th of 1015)

more Based on 3,024 user benchmarks.  Models: ST2000VN000-1H3164, ST2000VN ST2000VN000-1H31, ST2000VN000-1HJ1, ST2000VN000-1H3, ST2000VN 000-1H3164, ST2000VN000-1H31, ST2000VN 000-1HJ164, ST2000VN ST2000VN000-1HJ1, ST2000VN000-1HJ164

Good average bench

The Seagate NAS HDD 2TB averaged 21.6% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate NAS HDD 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.66MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 138MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate NAS HDD 2TB is 49%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate NAS HDD 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 66.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.58MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,024 samples)
Min Avg Max
84.2 Read 138 176
80.9 Write 135 171
38 Mixed 66.4 77.4
77.3 SusWrite 135 174
86.7% 119 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.58 0.7
1.1 4K Write 1.58 1.8
0.4 4K Mixed 0.66 0.8
127% 0.94 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 152 156 156 156 158 158 MB/s
Read 150
Write 147
Mixed 75
SusWrite 156
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 150 151 153 151 153 MB/s
Read 155
Write 151
Mixed 74.3
SusWrite 148
97% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
132% 0.97 MB/s
660GB free
Firmware: SC42
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 14 14 13 13 13 MB/s
Read 166
Write 37
Mixed 44
SusWrite 13.2
48% 65 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.6
103% 0.57 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 20 16 18 18 17 MB/s
Read 68.2
Write 30.9
Mixed 20.7
SusWrite 18.5
25% 34.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
86% 0.5 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 34,993,211 HDDs tested.

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Typical NAS HDD 2TB Builds (Compare 19,879 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: MSI B450 GAMING PLUS MAX (MS-7B86)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $728

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