Average Bench: 89.9% (27th of 1015)

Based on 38,259 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA HDWD120, TOSHIB HDWD120

Very good average bench

The Toshiba P300 2TB averaged just 10.1% 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 1.05MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba P300 2TB is 50.9%. 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 31MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 155MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 38,259 samples)
Min Avg Max
94.5 Read 158 194
96.4 Write 158 195
19 Mixed 31 49
95 SusWrite 155 193
90.6% 126 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.7 4K Read 1.05 1.2
1.23 4K Write 2.08 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%
329GB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 111 110 113 111 113 MB/s
Read 130
Write 118
Mixed 15.3
SusWrite 112
68% 94 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
153% 1.13 MB/s
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 91 74 86 83 96 MB/s
Read 150
Write 149
Mixed 18
SusWrite 89.3
73% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.3
76% 0.7 MB/s
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 Prices

Approx. $49 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS HDWD120XZSTA $632 months
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Typical P300 2TB Builds (Compare 19,421 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-P - $115

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $870

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 Comments

Performance that meets demands...

Added 3 years ago.

Terrible

5 months ago.

NOISY and 3 out of 4 failed after 2.5 years.


Excellent

7 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

20 months ago.

to much noise.


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