Average Bench: 91.5% (24th of 1015)

Based on 29,650 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA HDWD120, TOSHIB HDWD120

Excellent average bench

The Toshiba P300 2TB averaged just 8.5% 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 1.05MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba P300 2TB is 51.1%. 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 30.2MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 158MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 29,650 samples)
Min Avg Max
105 Read 161 196
107 Write 162 196
19.2 Mixed 30.2 50.2
101 SusWrite 158 194
92.2% 128 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.05 1.2
1.57 4K Write 2.1 2.4
0.4 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: 198 195 198 198 196 197 MB/s
Read 200
Write 194
Mixed 31
SusWrite 197
112% 155 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 190 160 190 193 192 192 MB/s
Read 192
Write 193
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 186
107% 148 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
155% 1.33 MB/s
636GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 156 200 200 201 200 200 MB/s
Read 179
Write 159
Mixed 21.2
SusWrite 193
99% 138 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
146% 1.17 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 150 149 155 153 156 MB/s
Read 182
Write 171
Mixed 33.1
SusWrite 153
97% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.3 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 18,415,197 HDDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $49 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS HDWD120UZSVA $7728 mins
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Typical P300 2TB Builds (Compare 15,444 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 118%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 99%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-P - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 117% - Outstanding Total price: $870

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 Comments

Performance that meets demands...

Added 3 years ago.

Excellent

17 months ago.

£50 2TB HDD with 140MB/s 180read/write sequential. Honestly the best speed/cost hard drive out there.


Excellent

1 month 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

14 months ago.

to much noise.


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