Average Bench: 38.6% (47th of 639)

Based on 5,978 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0480 PID 0900 Model: TOSHIBA External USB 3.0
Poor: 12%Average: 38.6% Great: 53%

Poor average bench

The TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB averaged 61.3% 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. Sequential Write Speed 100MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 88.6MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB is 40.5%. 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 1.18MB/s
Avg. Sequential Mixed IO Speed 21.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,978 samples)
Min Avg Max
25.6 Read 103 147
21.5 Write 100 148
12.7 Mixed 21.6 37.8
21.4 SusWrite 88.6 136
102% 78.4 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.4 4K Read 1.18 1.5
0.4 4K Write 1.32 5.9
0.2 4K Mixed 0.45 0.7
64.5% 0.98 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
931GB free, PID 0900
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 133 138 139 138 139 137 MB/s
Read 144
Write 129
Mixed 21.1
SusWrite 137
139% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
39% 0.8 MB/s
540GB free, PID 0900
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 118 120 120 116 119 MB/s
Read 144
Write 146
Mixed 21.3
SusWrite 119
139% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
39% 0.8 MB/s
584GB free, PID 0900
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 119 114 115 116 116 115 MB/s
Read 139
Write 140
Mixed 20
SusWrite 116
134% 104 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.5
39% 0.77 MB/s
214GB free, PID 0900
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 38 40 39 41 41 41 MB/s
Read 40.4
Write 40.8
Mixed 14.3
SusWrite 39.9
45% 33.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.4
34% 0.57 MB/s
892GB free, PID 0900
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 23 23 23 22 22 23 MB/s
Read 30.5
Write 23.4
Mixed 21.2
SusWrite 22.8
32% 24.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.4
58% 0.83 MB/s
55GB free, PID 0900
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 19 22 24 24 23 23 MB/s
Read 22.1
Write 24.3
Mixed 19.3
SusWrite 22.4
30% 22 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.3
53% 0.67 MB/s
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