Average Bench: 29.1% (111th of 639)

Based on 1,925 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0480 PID a009 Model: TOSHIBA External USB 3.0
Poor: 12%Average: 29.1% Great: 45%

Very poor average bench

The TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB averaged 70.9% 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 Write Speed 1.58MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 66.1MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB is 32.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.45MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 66.8MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,925 samples)
Min Avg Max
26 Read 66.8 108
21.3 Write 65.8 107
16.1 Mixed 28.4 37.2
14.9 SusWrite 66.1 109
75.5% 56.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.33 4K Read 0.45 0.5
0.4 4K Write 1.58 1.9
0.4 4K Mixed 0.56 0.7
74.4% 0.86 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
829GB free, PID a009
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 111 111 111 110 111 MB/s
Read 110
Write 111
Mixed 37.6
SusWrite 111
123% 92.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.5
80% 0.93 MB/s
168GB free, PID a009
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 107 106 105 107 107 MB/s
Read 96.7
Write 98
Mixed 29.4
SusWrite 107
110% 82.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
63% 0.77 MB/s
244GB free, PID a009
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 84 84 84 84 84 MB/s
Read 72.8
Write 74.5
Mixed 30.9
SusWrite 83.6
88% 65.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
77% 0.9 MB/s
491GB free, PID a009
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 45 39 24 47 39 45 MB/s
Read 82.3
Write 51.9
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 39.7
60% 49.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.3
22% 0.33 MB/s
218GB free, PID a009
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 43 42 43 43 MB/s
Read 35.6
Write 39.4
Mixed 22.2
SusWrite 42.2
48% 34.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
70% 0.83 MB/s
197GB free, PID a009
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 25 24 24 24 24 MB/s
Read 27.4
Write 21.2
Mixed 18.6
SusWrite 24.2
30% 22.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
83% 0.93 MB/s
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