Average Bench: 87.9% (34th of 1015)

Based on 87,274 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA HDWD120, TOSHIB HDWD120

Very good average bench

The Toshiba P300 2TB averaged just 12.0% 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 1.04MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba P300 2TB is 49.7%. 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 30.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 152MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 87,274 samples)
Min Avg Max
90.3 Read 152 191
98.8 Write 155 193
18 Mixed 30.6 49.3
95.6 SusWrite 154 192
88.8% 123 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.04 1.2
1.6 4K Write 2.09 2.4
0.4 4K Mixed 0.59 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: 189 186 188 191 186 190 MB/s
Read 145
Write 69.7
Mixed 29
SusWrite 188
78% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
176% 1.37 MB/s
91GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 134 135 134 135 132 MB/s
Read 141
Write 130
Mixed 43.7
SusWrite 133
81% 112 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.5
138% 1.23 MB/s
472GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 114 114 114 114 113 MB/s
Read 122
Write 113
Mixed 15.2
SusWrite 113
65% 90.6 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.6
151% 1.3 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 90 89 90 91 93 MB/s
Read 47.2
Write 80.1
Mixed 11
SusWrite 89.1
41% 56.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.2
54% 0.43 MB/s
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 Prices

MSRP ≈ $49 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS HDWD120UZSVA $7015 mins
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Typical P300 2TB Builds (Compare 94,088 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 100%
Nuclear submarine
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: $1,080

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 Comments

Performance that meets demands...

Added 5 years ago.

Poor

16 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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