Average Bench: 87.8% (34th of 1015)

Based on 102,704 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA HDWD120, TOSHIB HDWD120

Very good average bench

The Toshiba P300 2TB averaged just 12.1% 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 1.06MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba P300 2TB is 49.9%. 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 31.3MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 153MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 102,704 samples)
Min Avg Max
92.8 Read 153 192
97.6 Write 154 191
19.9 Mixed 31.3 52.9
99.2 SusWrite 153 192
88.7% 123 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.8 4K Read 1.06 1.2
1.6 4K Write 2.09 2.4
0.5 4K Mixed 0.6 0.8
149% 1.25 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 184 184 179 184 183 MB/s
Read 167
Write 159
Mixed 28.3
SusWrite 182
97% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
850GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 168 167 170 171 171 MB/s
Read 170
Write 170
Mixed 28
SusWrite 168
96% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
149% 1.27 MB/s
792GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 160 161 161 161 161 MB/s
Read 171
Write 157
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 161
92% 128 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.6
157% 1.37 MB/s
235GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 116 121 123 123 117 MB/s
Read 132
Write 124
Mixed 29.8
SusWrite 120
73% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
161% 1.27 MB/s
115GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 148 148 147 148 137 MB/s
Read 52.3
Write 172
Mixed 37.2
SusWrite 142
73% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.4
99% 0.87 MB/s
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 Prices

MSRP ≈ $49 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS HDWD120UZSVA $9220 days
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Typical P300 2TB Builds (Compare 119,344 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 97%
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Desktop
Desktop 85%
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Workstation
Workstation 93%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $921

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 Comments

Performance that meets demands...

Added 6 years ago.

Poor

2 years ago.

NOISY and 3 out of 4 failed after 2.5 years.


Excellent

3 years 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

5 years ago.

Excellent read performance at a great price


Poor

4 years ago.

to much noise.


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