Average Bench: 38% (48th of 639)

Based on 517 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0480 PID d000 Model: TOSHIBA External USB 3.0
Poor: 14%Average: 38% Great: 59%

Poor average bench

The TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 2TB averaged 62.0% 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 1.75MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 90.9MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 2TB is 44.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 2TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.57MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Mixed IO Speed 0.36MB/s
ADVERTISEMENT

Average Bench

(Based on 517 samples)
Min Avg Max
28.4 Read 91.2 148
24.6 Write 89.1 145
8.02 Mixed 36.4 99.7
19.2 SusWrite 90.9 147
102% 76.9 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.31 4K Read 0.57 0.7
0.89 4K Write 1.75 2.1
0.13 4K Mixed 0.36 0.6
74% 0.9 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
325GB free, PID d000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 137 136 138 138 136 MB/s
Read 134
Write 136
Mixed 34.1
SusWrite 136
145% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.6
91% 1.1 MB/s
648GB free, PID d000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 128 130 131 132 131 MB/s
Read 132
Write 128
Mixed 36.8
SusWrite 128
139% 106 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.6
87% 1.03 MB/s
590GB free, PID d000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 121 119 118 120 121 MB/s
Read 139
Write 141
Mixed 35.6
SusWrite 120
142% 109 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.4
84% 1 MB/s
320GB free, PID d000
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 113 114 113 114 114 MB/s
Read 149
Write 144
Mixed 37.1
SusWrite 113
143% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.4
84% 1 MB/s
23GB free, PID d000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 35 35 37 37 34 35 MB/s
Read 33.9
Write 35.2
Mixed 31.3
SusWrite 35.7
47% 34 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.5
87% 1.03 MB/s
517 MORE »
How Fast Is Your USB? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute.

Welcome to our freeware PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchMark.
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations.
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO.
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency.
  • - SkillBench (space shooter) tests user input accuracy.
  • - Reports are generated and presented on userbenchmark.com.
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC.
  • - See speed test results from other users.
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders.
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build.
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware.
USB Flash Drive Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 2021 USB Rankings.

We highlight the best USB flash drive in terms of balanced performance and value for money using current prices, sequential read, sequential write , 4k read and 4k write speed. The speeds are combined to form a single effective speed which measures performance for tasks such as copying photos, music and videos. Effective speed is adjusted by current price and capacity to yield value for money. Finally thousands of individual user ratings are used to validate our benchmark figures. [USBFlashPro]

ADVERTISEMENT

Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.

 Comments

639 Drives (Compared) Thousands of user benchmarks compiled into one comparison list.

See how consistently different USBs perform with varying real world conditions. The charts also illustrate overall performance, popularity and rank.

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11400F $260Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11600K $270Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
Intel Core i7-10700K $320Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $177
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback