Average Bench: 24.2% (1008th of 1040)

Based on 394 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WD4003FFBX-68MU3N0

Very poor average bench

The WDC WD4003FFBX-68MU3N0 4TB averaged 75.7% 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. Sustained Write Speed 212MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 212MB/s

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC WD4003FFBX-68MU3N0 4TB is just 9.22%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the WDC WD4003FFBX-68MU3N0 4TB performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 0.98MB/s
Avg. 4K-64Thread Write Speed 4.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 394 samples)
Min Avg Max
150 Read 211 245
150 Write 212 247
80.2 Mixed 101 114
141 SusWrite 212 242
41.5% 184 MB/s
Min Avg Max
1.3 4K Read 1.6 1.9
8.1 4K Write 9.49 11.1
1.1 4K Mixed 1.38 1.7
9.23% 4.16 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.5 DQ Read 0.98 1.5
3.7 DQ Write 4.9 6.5
2.01 DQ Mixed 3.7 4.6
2.63% 3.2 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
3.5TB free
Firmware: 83.00A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 244 243 241 242 242 MB/s
Read 239
Write 244
Mixed 112
SusWrite 242
47% 209 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 10.9
4K Mixed 1.2
10% 4.6 MB/s
DQ Read 0.9
DQ Write 3.6
DQ Mixed 4.1
3% 2.87 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 83.00A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 235 247 238 246 241 240 MB/s
Read 229
Write 225
Mixed 103
SusWrite 241
45% 200 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 10.1
4K Mixed 1.1
9% 4.3 MB/s
DQ Read 0.9
DQ Write 4.4
DQ Mixed 2.8
2% 2.7 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 0A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 217 237 245 239 242 MB/s
Read 250
Write 239
Mixed 116
SusWrite 218
46% 206 MB/s
4K Read 2.8
4K Write 10.1
4K Mixed 1.2
11% 4.7 MB/s
DQ Read 1.1
DQ Write 4.4
DQ Mixed 4.5
3% 3.33 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 83.00A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 224 232 235 242 238 238 MB/s
Read 222
Write 227
Mixed 105
SusWrite 235
44% 197 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 11.2
4K Mixed 1.2
10% 4.7 MB/s
DQ Read 0.6
DQ Write 4.6
DQ Mixed 4.9
3% 3.37 MB/s
3.5TB free
Firmware: 83.00A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 238 231 237 235 237 228 MB/s
Read 225
Write 223
Mixed 102
SusWrite 234
44% 196 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 9.6
4K Mixed 1.2
9% 4.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1.1
DQ Write 4
DQ Mixed 4
3% 3.03 MB/s
2.5TB free
Firmware: 83.00A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 212 208 211 208 209 209 MB/s
Read 200
Write 194
Mixed 96.7
SusWrite 210
39% 175 MB/s
4K Read 1.8
4K Write 8.8
4K Mixed 1.6
10% 4.07 MB/s
DQ Read 0.7
DQ Write 5.1
DQ Mixed 4.1
3% 3.3 MB/s
449GB free
Firmware: 83.00A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 209 211 209 213 208 211 MB/s
Read 151
Write 156
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 210
34% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 8.9
4K Mixed 1.6
9% 4.07 MB/s
DQ Read 1.1
DQ Write 4.9
DQ Mixed 3.9
3% 3.3 MB/s
1.5TB free
Firmware: 83.00A83
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 178 186 182 183 183 MB/s
Read 181
Write 180
Mixed 88
SusWrite 182
35% 158 MB/s
4K Read 1.6
4K Write 8.7
4K Mixed 1.2
9% 3.83 MB/s
DQ Read 1
DQ Write 4.4
DQ Mixed 3.8
3% 3.07 MB/s
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 33,095,235 SSDs tested.

Typical WD4003FFBX-68MU3N0 4TB Builds (Compare 365 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asrock B550 Phantom Gaming 4/ac

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $659

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 Comments

Added n/a ago.

Excellent

2 years ago.

Drive is WD Red Pro 4TB ( WD4003FFBX)


Excellent

2 years ago.

This is NOT an SSD, it's a really good value (and fast) 4TB HDD with 5 years of warranty.


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