Average Bench: 89.1% (34th of 1015)

Based on 35,230 user benchmarks.  Models: TOSHIBA HDWD120, TOSHIB HDWD120

Very good average bench

The Toshiba P300 2TB averaged just 10.8% 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

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Toshiba P300 2TB is 53.1%. 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 30.1MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 155MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 35,230 samples)
Min Avg Max
79.2 Read 156 197
101 Write 159 198
18.8 Mixed 30.1 47.7
98.7 SusWrite 155 194
90.1% 125 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.6 4K Read 1.04 1.2
1.28 4K Write 2.08 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%
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 186 191 191 187 191 MB/s
Read 187
Write 180
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 189
104% 144 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.8
176% 1.37 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 174 173 177 176 177 MB/s
Read 168
Write 166
Mixed 31
SusWrite 174
97% 135 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.6
153% 1.33 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 157 150 149 151 149 MB/s
Read 149
Write 156
Mixed 31
SusWrite 151
88% 122 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.6
147% 1.23 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,346,913 HDDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $49 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS HDWD120XZSTA $637 days
EbayUS HDWD120XZSTA $801 hr
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Typical P300 2TB Builds (Compare 17,932 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 70%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus PRIME Z370-P - $119

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $848

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 Comments

Performance that meets demands...

Added 3 years ago.

Terrible

3 months ago.

NOISY and 3 out of 4 failed after 2.5 years.


Excellent

5 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

18 months ago.

to much noise.


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