Average Bench: 98.9% (245th of 1058)

Based on 71,704 user benchmarks.  Model: WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50

Excellent average bench

The WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB averaged just 1.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 4K-64Thread Mixed IO Speed 199MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 41.1MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB is 48.6%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WDC WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 315MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 353MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 71,704 samples)
Min Avg Max
305 Read 430 502
330 Write 422 482
191 Mixed 315 399
158 SusWrite 353 460
85.4% 380 MB/s
Min Avg Max
20.2 4K Read 32.4 40.4
48.1 4K Write 90.9 118
23 4K Mixed 41.1 53.8
150% 54.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
220 DQ Read 347 386
143 DQ Write 281 325
104 DQ Mixed 199 256
180% 276 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest SSD (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
308GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 411040WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 414 404 418 419 414 390 MB/s
Read 481
Write 473
Mixed 288
SusWrite 410
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 51
175% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 384
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 204
192% 300 MB/s
931GB free
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 453 439 381 374 375 374 MB/s
Read 454
Write 431
Mixed 377
SusWrite 399
94% 415 MB/s
4K Read 34.9
4K Write 105
4K Mixed 43.5
164% 61.2 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 320
DQ Mixed 253
216% 318 MB/s
530GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415020WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 228 365 377 365 365 368 MB/s
Read 326
Write 224
Mixed 248
SusWrite 344
64% 286 MB/s
4K Read 39.7
4K Write 109
4K Mixed 45
176% 64.6 MB/s
DQ Read 291
DQ Write 305
DQ Mixed 138
148% 245 MB/s
164GB free
Firmware: 411030WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 435 429 448 449 445 380 MB/s
Read 496
Write 444
Mixed 298
SusWrite 431
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 37.1
4K Write 85.3
4K Mixed 34.7
146% 52.4 MB/s
DQ Read 219
DQ Write 187
DQ Mixed 157
130% 188 MB/s
841GB free
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 400 357 357 361 357 363 MB/s
Read 498
Write 416
Mixed 388
SusWrite 366
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 24.1
4K Write 95.3
4K Mixed 38.8
137% 52.7 MB/s
DQ Read 320
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 255
210% 299 MB/s
480GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 411030WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 339 437 463 464 455 393 MB/s
Read 350
Write 475
Mixed 297
SusWrite 425
88% 387 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 79.6
4K Mixed 36.5
143% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 377
DQ Write 308
DQ Mixed 130
155% 272 MB/s
480GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 411040WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 345 401 370 431 291 379 MB/s
Read 398
Write 476
Mixed 246
SusWrite 370
84% 372 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 90.3
4K Mixed 35.4
137% 51.6 MB/s
DQ Read 378
DQ Write 310
DQ Mixed 182
180% 290 MB/s
105GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 401000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 239 392 198 128 92 73 MB/s
Read 481
Write 437
Mixed 358
SusWrite 187
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 37.8
4K Write 87.3
4K Mixed 46.9
164% 57.3 MB/s
DQ Read 356
DQ Write 271
DQ Mixed 244
201% 290 MB/s
284GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 415000WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 234 146 156 183 139 211 MB/s
Read 375
Write 419
Mixed 308
SusWrite 178
72% 320 MB/s
4K Read 34.6
4K Write 93
4K Mixed 25.7
135% 51.1 MB/s
DQ Read 382
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 166
150% 234 MB/s
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Typical WDS100T2B0A-00SM50 1TB Builds (Compare 119,595 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 97%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $849

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