Average Bench: 19.8% (213th of 639)

Based on 1,840 user benchmarks.  Devices: VID 0bc2 PID 5021, VID 0bc2 PID 5031 Model: Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex
Poor: 8%Average: 19.8% Great: 38%

Terrible average bench

The Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex 1TB averaged 80.2% 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. Sustained Write Speed 47.5MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 0.7MB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex 1TB is 29.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Seagate FreeAgent GoFlex 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.52MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 49.3MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,840 samples)
Min Avg Max
21.1 Read 49.3 90.7
15.8 Write 44.4 81.1
9.5 Mixed 26 51.2
13.8 SusWrite 47.5 93.5
55.6% 41.8 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 0.52 0.6
0.2 4K Write 0.7 2
0.2 4K Mixed 0.49 0.8
42.4% 0.57 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
70GB free, PID 5031
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 44 44 44 44 43 MB/s
Read 37.8
Write 48.3
Mixed 22
SusWrite 43.8
52% 38 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.43 MB/s
83GB free, PID 5021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 40 39 39 39 39 MB/s
Read 37.5
Write 39
Mixed 17.8
SusWrite 39.5
45% 33.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.47 MB/s
115GB free, PID 5021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 42 41 42 42 41 MB/s
Read 33
Write 39.8
Mixed 16
SusWrite 41.4
45% 32.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.47 MB/s
208GB free, PID 5021
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 39 40 40 40 39 MB/s
Read 35.2
Write 38.8
Mixed 12.7
SusWrite 39.8
43% 31.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.4
29% 0.47 MB/s
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