Average Bench: 30.7% (85th of 639)

Based on 593 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 054c PID 0b7e Model: Sony Hard Drive
Poor: 11%Average: 30.7% Great: 50%

Poor average bench

The Sony Hard Drive 1TB averaged 69.2% 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 2.02MB/s
Avg. Sequential Write Speed 70.7MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Sony Hard Drive 1TB is 39.1%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Sony Hard Drive 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.74MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 65.2MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 593 samples)
Min Avg Max
19.9 Read 65.2 115
18.4 Write 70.7 131
9.72 Mixed 43.2 91.8
16.8 SusWrite 69.8 124
84.7% 62.2 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.1 4K Read 0.74 1.8
0.3 4K Write 2.02 4.3
0.1 4K Mixed 0.71 0.83
95.8% 1.16 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
359GB free, PID 0b7e
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 77 92 100 101 94 97 MB/s
Read 108
Write 131
Mixed 78.7
SusWrite 93.3
140% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.2
82% 1.07 MB/s
625GB free, PID 0b7e
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 96 96 94 95 94 MB/s
Read 100
Write 72.8
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 94.8
106% 80.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
104% 1.2 MB/s
396GB free, PID 0b7e
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 104 105 105 103 104 MB/s
Read 55.2
Write 118
Mixed 89.5
SusWrite 101
134% 91.2 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 3.3
4K Mixed 0.6
138% 1.73 MB/s
85GB free, PID 0b7e
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 68 65 67 67 67 MB/s
Read 91.2
Write 85.7
Mixed 33.3
SusWrite 67
90% 69.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
84% 0.97 MB/s
31GB free, PID 0b7e
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 64 64 64 65 65 MB/s
Read 57.5
Write 58
Mixed 26
SusWrite 64.2
69% 51.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
63% 0.73 MB/s
158GB free, PID 0b7e
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 10 10 9.7 9.1 9 10 MB/s
Read 7.2
Write 11.6
Mixed 8.4
SusWrite 9.8
13% 9.25 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
7% 0.1 MB/s
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