Average Bench: 91.2% (23rd of 1015)

Based on 30,054 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA HDWD120, TOSHIB HDWD120

Excellent average bench

The Toshiba P300 2TB averaged just 8.8% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Toshiba P300 2TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.6MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.03MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba P300 2TB is 56%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Toshiba P300 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 30.5MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 158MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 30,054 samples)
Min Avg Max
85 Read 160 195
100 Write 160 196
16 Mixed 30.5 51.1
99.1 SusWrite 158 194
91.8% 127 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.03 1.2
1.3 4K Write 2.09 2.4
0.4 4K Mixed 0.6 0.8
148% 1.24 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 196 189 196 196 196 196 MB/s
Read 191
Write 180
Mixed 31
SusWrite 195
107% 149 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.6
157% 1.37 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 186 191 192 189 192 MB/s
Read 188
Write 178
Mixed 25.8
SusWrite 190
105% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.5
140% 1.23 MB/s
612GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 177 179 181 181 182 MB/s
Read 140
Write 149
Mixed 18
SusWrite 175
87% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.8
173% 1.37 MB/s
165GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 98 97 93 95 94 MB/s
Read 153
Write 146
Mixed 38
SusWrite 97.2
79% 109 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.7
162% 1.3 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,870,593 HDDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $49 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS HDWD120UZSVA $775 mins
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Typical P300 2TB Builds (Compare 16,720 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-P - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $830

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 Comments

Performance that meets demands...

Added 3 years ago.

Terrible

30 days ago.

NOISY and 3 out of 4 failed after 2.5 years.


Excellent

3 months ago.

wtf?this hdd have too much noise???NO is sillent hdd..and have good speed my read 195MB/S...is 4 month old....


Outstanding

2 years ago.

Excellent read performance at a great price


Poor

16 months ago.

to much noise.


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