Average Bench: 88.9% (31st of 1015)

Based on 81,435 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA HDWD120, TOSHIB HDWD120

Very good average bench

The Toshiba P300 2TB averaged just 11.0% 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 0.59MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 1.07MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba P300 2TB is 49.8%. 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 81,435 samples)
Min Avg Max
99.6 Read 157 191
90.2 Write 155 192
19.2 Mixed 31.3 51.5
90.1 SusWrite 153 192
89.5% 124 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.8 4K Read 1.07 1.2
1.24 4K Write 2.07 2.4
0.4 4K Mixed 0.59 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%
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 184 190 188 190 190 MB/s
Read 184
Write 195
Mixed 21.7
SusWrite 188
106% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
150% 1.2 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 192 188 194 194 190 MB/s
Read 176
Write 169
Mixed 21.3
SusWrite 191
100% 140 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 184 181 184 184 180 MB/s
Read 182
Write 170
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 182
100% 139 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
932GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 115 116 118 124 119 MB/s
Read 75.3
Write 102
Mixed 32.4
SusWrite 119
60% 82.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
138% 1.07 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 39,053,694 HDDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $49 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS HDWD120UZSVA $814 hrs
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Typical P300 2TB Builds (Compare 85,506 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 101%
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Desktop
Desktop 88%
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Workstation
Workstation 95%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $1,030

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 Comments

Performance that meets demands...

Added 5 years ago.

Poor

13 months ago.

NOISY and 3 out of 4 failed after 2.5 years.


Excellent

2 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

4 years ago.

Excellent read performance at a great price


Poor

3 years ago.

to much noise.


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