Average Bench: 29.3% (1005th of 1058)

Based on 5,343 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WD40EZAZ-00SF3B0

Very poor average bench

The WDC WD40EZAZ-00SF3B0 4TB averaged 70.7% 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 Read Speed 24.4MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 162MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC WD40EZAZ-00SF3B0 4TB is 22.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WDC WD40EZAZ-00SF3B0 4TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 1.27MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 1.21MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,343 samples)
Min Avg Max
119 Read 180 213
104 Write 157 181
73.3 Mixed 99.9 122
105 SusWrite 162 187
33.6% 150 MB/s
Min Avg Max
4.09 4K Read 24.4 45.9
9.2 4K Write 11.6 12.7
0.9 4K Mixed 1.05 1.1
44.5% 12.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
1 DQ Read 1.27 1.5
9.6 DQ Write 11.4 13.8
0.59 DQ Mixed 1.21 1.91
2.47% 4.63 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 172 175 175 174 173 174 MB/s
Read 202
Write 163
Mixed 102
SusWrite 174
36% 160 MB/s
4K Read 43.5
4K Write 12.4
4K Mixed 1.2
74% 19 MB/s
DQ Read 1.4
DQ Write 10.6
DQ Mixed 1.8
3% 4.6 MB/s
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 176 176 177 176 177 MB/s
Read 206
Write 174
Mixed 95.5
SusWrite 176
36% 163 MB/s
4K Read 40.5
4K Write 11.8
4K Mixed 1
69% 17.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1.3
DQ Write 12
DQ Mixed 0.4
2% 4.57 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 177 177 177 176 178 MB/s
Read 199
Write 170
Mixed 100
SusWrite 177
36% 162 MB/s
4K Read 33.7
4K Write 10.6
4K Mixed 1.1
58% 15.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1.5
DQ Write 13.7
DQ Mixed 0.8
3% 5.33 MB/s
3.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 133 135 163 175 175 MB/s
Read 183
Write 168
Mixed 103
SusWrite 146
34% 150 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 12.3
4K Mixed 1.2
37% 10.9 MB/s
DQ Read 1.4
DQ Write 10.8
DQ Mixed 1.7
3% 4.63 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 182 183 183 181 181 MB/s
Read 200
Write 173
Mixed 107
SusWrite 182
37% 166 MB/s
4K Read 11.7
4K Write 12.9
4K Mixed 1
26% 8.53 MB/s
DQ Read 1.1
DQ Write 9.7
DQ Mixed 1.2
2% 4 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 120 120 120 119 118 120 MB/s
Read 138
Write 118
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 119
26% 114 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 9.7
4K Mixed 1
42% 11.3 MB/s
DQ Read 1.2
DQ Write 14.2
DQ Mixed 1.7
3% 5.7 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 158 157 158 158 158 MB/s
Read 174
Write 168
Mixed 102
SusWrite 158
34% 150 MB/s
4K Read 12.4
4K Write 11.9
4K Mixed 1
26% 8.43 MB/s
DQ Read 1.5
DQ Write 10.9
DQ Mixed 1.4
2% 4.6 MB/s
3TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 164 153 151 142 129 MB/s
Read 167
Write 160
Mixed 96.9
SusWrite 151
32% 144 MB/s
4K Read 10.9
4K Write 12.3
4K Mixed 0.9
24% 8.03 MB/s
DQ Read 1.1
DQ Write 11.5
DQ Mixed 0.6
2% 4.4 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 56,070,795 SSDs tested.

Typical WD40EZAZ-00SF3B0 4TB Builds (Compare 97,609 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 104%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $199

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,053

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2 months ago.

It's a HDD not SSD as listed in here


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