Average Bench: 9.82% (1001st of 1003)

Based on 326 user benchmarks.  Model: Seagate BUP SL

Terrible average bench

The Seagate BUP SL 5TB averaged 90.1% 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. Sustained Write Speed 92.3MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 88.6MB/s

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate BUP SL 5TB is just 9.48%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Seagate BUP SL 5TB performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.54MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.76MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 326 samples)
Min Avg Max
28.4 Read 80.5 120
22.3 Write 88.6 126
25.4 Mixed 61.2 77.9
18.3 SusWrite 92.3 132
18.2% 80.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.76 1.2
0.59 4K Write 3.68 4.81
0.27 4K Mixed 0.54 0.7
3.77% 1.66 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 130 132 131 131 133 MB/s
Read 89
Write 104
Mixed 72.5
SusWrite 131
22% 99 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.9
4K Mixed 0.6
4% 1.8 MB/s
4TB free
Firmware: 0109
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 121 121 121 120 121 MB/s
Read 78.5
Write 134
Mixed 74
SusWrite 121
23% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3.8
4K Mixed 0.7
5% 1.93 MB/s
803GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 87 85 87 88 89 MB/s
Read 58.8
Write 69.8
Mixed 64.5
SusWrite 87.3
16% 70.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.5
4% 1.67 MB/s
15GB free
Firmware: 0108
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 32 31 31 31 31 MB/s
Read 104
Write 79.2
Mixed 63.3
SusWrite 35.4
16% 70.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 0.6
3% 1.57 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: 0109
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 41 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Read 34.5
Write 35.5
Mixed 34.7
SusWrite 41.5
8% 36.5 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.5
4% 2 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 15,790,840 SSDs tested.

Typical BUP SL 5TB Builds (Compare 3,922 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht

System: Alienware Aurora R6

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $720

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Intel Core i7-8700K $350Nvidia GTX 1070 $400Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $104
AMD Ryzen 5 2600 $127Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $250Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $103
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X $248Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $97
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $78SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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