Average Bench: 66.2% (156th of 1015)

more Based on 16,551 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 WD40 EZRX-00SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-00MVLB1, WDC WD40EZRX-75S, WDC WD40EZRX-75SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-19SPEB0, WDC WD40EZRX-00S, WDC WD40EZRX-22S, WDC WD40EZRX-22SPEB0, WDC WD40 EZRX-00MVLB1

Above average average bench

The WD Green 4TB (2013) averaged 33.7% 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 0.91MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 2.17MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD Green 4TB (2013) is 44.8%. 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 73.6MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 111MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 16,551 samples)
Min Avg Max
71.5 Read 118 156
69.4 Write 111 146
47.2 Mixed 73.6 94
66.6 SusWrite 112 149
76.3% 104 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.66 4K Read 0.84 1
1.2 4K Write 2.17 2.7
0.7 4K Mixed 0.91 1
176% 1.31 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest HDD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 99 99 101 103 104 103 MB/s
Read 134
Write 99.2
Mixed 72.7
SusWrite 102
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
191% 1.4 MB/s
1TB free
Firmware: 80.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 101 100 101 102 101 MB/s
Read 105
Write 101
Mixed 69.6
SusWrite 101
69% 94.1 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
186% 1.43 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 20,504,677 HDDs tested.

 Prices

Approx. $132 @ launch in Sep '13
BHPhotoUS $1363 years
AmazonUS $1443 years
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Typical Green 4TB (2013) Builds (Compare 2,940 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 58%
Gunboat

System: Alienware Area-51 R2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 54% - Above average Total price: $919

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Intel Core i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1660 $210Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $83
Intel Core i5-9600K $238Nvidia GTX 1660-Ti $270Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $107
Intel Core i7-9700K $350Nvidia RTX 2060S (Super) $430Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $200
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Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $83G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $607SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $70SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $14
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