Average Bench: 66.4% (153rd of 1015)

more Based on 29,574 user benchmarks.  Models: WDC WD40EZRX-00SPEB0, WD40EZRX-00SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-11SPEB0, WDC WD40 EZRX-75SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-19, WDC WD40 EZRX-22SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-00M, WDC WD40 EZRX-11SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-32SPEB0, WDC WD40 EZRX-19SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-19S, WDC WD40 EZRX-00SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-00MVLB1, WDC WD40EZRX-75S, WDC WD40EZRX-75SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-19SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-00S, WDC WD40EZRX-22S, WDC WD40EZRX-32S, WDC WD40EZRX-22SPEB0, WDC WD40 EZRX-00MVLB1

Above average average bench

The WD Green 4TB (2013) averaged 33.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.89MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.09MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 4TB (2013) is 44.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD Green 4TB (2013) performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 72.8MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 108MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 29,574 samples)
Min Avg Max
69.1 Read 118 158
60.1 Write 108 144
39 Mixed 72.8 93.3
67.8 SusWrite 113 151
75.8% 103 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.6 4K Read 0.84 1
0.62 4K Write 2.09 2.6
0.5 4K Mixed 0.89 1
172% 1.27 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 152 151 153 153 152 MB/s
Read 170
Write 140
Mixed 79.6
SusWrite 152
99% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
171% 1.2 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 146 144 142 142 145 MB/s
Read 142
Write 120
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 142
90% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.43 MB/s
439GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 117 124 124 125 123 123 MB/s
Read 78.4
Write 75.4
Mixed 54.8
SusWrite 123
61% 82.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 42,045,168 HDDs tested.

 Prices

MSRP ≈ $132 @ launch in Sep '13
BHPhotoUS $1365 years
AmazonUS $1445 years
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Typical Green 4TB (2013) Builds (Compare 2,277 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship

System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $931

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