Average Bench: 94% (273rd of 1058)

Based on 717 user benchmarks.  Model: Seagate SSD

Excellent average bench

The Seagate SSD 1TB averaged just 6.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Seagate SSD 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 202MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 36.9MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate SSD 1TB is 53.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate SSD 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sustained Write Speed 352MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 366MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 717 samples)
Min Avg Max
310 Read 462 515
269 Write 432 497
257 Mixed 366 414
196 SusWrite 352 441
90.6% 403 MB/s
Min Avg Max
18.5 4K Read 30.3 37.4
33 4K Write 73.1 105
21.4 4K Mixed 36.9 46.5
132% 46.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
130 DQ Read 311 357
78.5 DQ Write 288 369
56.1 DQ Mixed 202 233
178% 267 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free
Firmware: STBS1024
SusWrite @10s intervals: 463 467 350 456 448 459 MB/s
Read 490
Write 452
Mixed 393
SusWrite 441
100% 444 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 90.2
4K Mixed 41.5
151% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 359
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 226
207% 316 MB/s
575GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ST8S1024
SusWrite @10s intervals: 388 322 281 383 439 447 MB/s
Read 460
Write 440
Mixed 387
SusWrite 377
94% 416 MB/s
4K Read 31.2
4K Write 85.4
4K Mixed 44.3
149% 53.6 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 230
205% 308 MB/s
576GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ST8S1024
SusWrite @10s intervals: 384 272 272 286 454 462 MB/s
Read 459
Write 430
Mixed 380
SusWrite 355
91% 406 MB/s
4K Read 33.5
4K Write 92.2
4K Mixed 37.5
148% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 353
DQ Write 338
DQ Mixed 17.3
103% 236 MB/s
310GB free
Firmware: ST8S1024
SusWrite @10s intervals: 341 365 201 425 457 459 MB/s
Read 485
Write 466
Mixed 398
SusWrite 375
97% 431 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 73.6
4K Mixed 38.9
136% 47.8 MB/s
DQ Read 346
DQ Write 340
DQ Mixed 221
200% 302 MB/s
249GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ST8S1024
SusWrite @10s intervals: 247 352 145 83 78 341 MB/s
Read 494
Write 475
Mixed 395
SusWrite 208
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 64.6
4K Mixed 37.3
129% 44.3 MB/s
DQ Read 355
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 230
207% 313 MB/s
137GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ST8S1024
SusWrite @10s intervals: 293 380 263 250 381 166 MB/s
Read 474
Write 460
Mixed 356
SusWrite 289
89% 395 MB/s
4K Read 28.5
4K Write 64.6
4K Mixed 33.1
120% 42.1 MB/s
DQ Read 331
DQ Write 278
DQ Mixed 213
184% 274 MB/s
532GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ST8S1024
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 219 192 165 301 478 MB/s
Read 503
Write 489
Mixed 326
SusWrite 277
89% 399 MB/s
4K Read 26.4
4K Write 40.4
4K Mixed 24.6
93% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 137
DQ Write 19.5
DQ Mixed 87.2
62% 81.3 MB/s
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,508,537 SSDs tested.

Typical SSD 1TB Builds (Compare 3,027 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 10%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk

System: Dell Precision WorkStation T5500

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $101

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