Average Bench: 33.5% (68th of 639)

Based on 6,065 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0480 PID a202 Model: TOSHIBA External USB 3.0
Poor: 13%Average: 33.5% Great: 50%

Poor average bench

The TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB averaged 66.4% 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 1.51MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 82.1MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB is 37.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.69MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 26.9MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 6,065 samples)
Min Avg Max
27.1 Read 84 144
21.6 Write 82.1 142
14.8 Mixed 26.9 37.2
20.1 SusWrite 76 126
88.3% 67.3 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.69 1.4
0.5 4K Write 1.51 3.8
0.3 4K Mixed 0.51 0.7
71.2% 0.9 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
314GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 100 100 100 100 99 MB/s
Read 93.5
Write 96.7
Mixed 35
SusWrite 99.3
108% 81.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.5
77% 0.9 MB/s
929GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 114 113 112 114 112 MB/s
Read 100
Write 97.2
Mixed 27.5
SusWrite 113
112% 84.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.4
26% 0.4 MB/s
378GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 60 60 60 58 58 MB/s
Read 81.2
Write 80.8
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 59.2
83% 63.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
77% 0.9 MB/s
285GB free, PID a202
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 64 62 64 64 64 MB/s
Read 76.2
Write 77.3
Mixed 32
SusWrite 63.6
82% 62.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
76% 0.87 MB/s
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