Average Bench: 30.7% (88th of 639)

Based on 84 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 1058 PID 0829 Model: WD My Passport 0829
Poor: 14%Average: 30.7% Great: 45%

Poor average bench

The WD My Passport 0829 1TB averaged 69.3% 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 1.62MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 70.7MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD My Passport 0829 1TB is 30.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the WD My Passport 0829 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.49MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 70.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 84 samples)
Min Avg Max
26.3 Read 70.5 111
22.2 Write 66.7 111
18.8 Mixed 46.9 87.2
24 SusWrite 70.7 112
85.8% 63.7 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.19 4K Read 0.49 0.6
0.38 4K Write 1.62 2.2
0.2 4K Mixed 0.62 0.9
77.8% 0.91 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
402GB free, PID 0829
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 88 89 88 88 89 MB/s
Read 98.1
Write 99
Mixed 59.4
SusWrite 88.2
115% 86.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
104% 1.17 MB/s
64GB free, PID 0829
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 96 89 88 90 97 72 MB/s
Read 95.9
Write 96.3
Mixed 58.7
SusWrite 88.5
114% 84.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
104% 1.17 MB/s
283GB free, PID 0829
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 66 64 64 65 62 MB/s
Read 101
Write 83.3
Mixed 57.4
SusWrite 64.6
99% 76.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
107% 1.2 MB/s
283GB free, PID 0829
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 66 64 64 65 62 MB/s
Read 100
Write 96.1
Mixed 59.2
SusWrite 64.5
105% 80 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
104% 1.17 MB/s
74GB free, PID 0829
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 60 57 61 57 60 MB/s
Read 87.4
Write 88
Mixed 52.7
SusWrite 58.8
95% 71.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
98% 1.13 MB/s
6GB free, PID 0829
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 62 61 62 63 67 MB/s
Read 62.1
Write 62.5
Mixed 41.8
SusWrite 62.5
77% 57.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
87% 1.03 MB/s
931GB free, PID 0829
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.3 5.4 5.4 MB/s
Read 27.7
Write 2.7
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 5.3
10% 10.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.1
17% 0.2 MB/s
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