Average Bench: 52.1% (18th of 639)

Based on 500 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0bc2 PID ab38 Model: Seagate Backup+ Hub BK
Poor: 19%Average: 52.1% Great: 75%

Average average bench

The Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 6TB averaged 47.8% 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 4.66MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 108MB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 6TB is 56.5%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 6TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 3.91MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 93.5MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 500 samples)
Min Avg Max
22.8 Read 93.5 160
23.1 Write 103 159
19.1 Mixed 67.1 112
18.9 SusWrite 108 172
127% 93 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.8 4K Read 3.91 11.8
1.99 4K Write 4.66 6.5
0.31 4K Mixed 0.63 0.9
194% 3.07 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
4.5TB free, PID ab38
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 166 164 168 167 172 MB/s
Read 121
Write 146
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 167
179% 129 MB/s
4K Read 3.7
4K Write 4.4
4K Mixed 0.7
187% 2.93 MB/s
3.5TB free, PID ab38
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 147 147 149 149 150 MB/s
Read 121
Write 141
Mixed 106
SusWrite 148
179% 129 MB/s
4K Read 9.2
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 0.7
218% 4.87 MB/s
5.5TB free, PID ab38
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 176 179 166 157 174 MB/s
Read 143
Write 138
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 170
179% 132 MB/s
4K Read 8.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
114% 3.73 MB/s
24GB free, PID ab38
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 97 115 114 127 116 MB/s
Read 84.7
Write 104
Mixed 21.8
SusWrite 111
109% 80.3 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 7.3
4K Mixed 0.6
273% 3.03 MB/s
2.5TB free, PID ab38
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 117 116 134 128 132 MB/s
Read 106
Write 130
Mixed 76.8
SusWrite 125
151% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1.7
4K Write 4
4K Mixed 0.6
163% 2.1 MB/s
2.5TB free, PID ab38
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 91 92 101 93 94 MB/s
Read 65.7
Write 90.3
Mixed 87.8
SusWrite 94.3
120% 84.5 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 5.2
4K Mixed 0.6
207% 2.8 MB/s
4TB free, PID ab38
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 39 40 39 41 41 MB/s
Read 48
Write 111
Mixed 54
SusWrite 39.8
90% 63.3 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 0.6
177% 2.03 MB/s
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