Average Bench: 28.2% (113th of 639)

Based on 3,301 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 0480 PID a00c Model: TOSHIBA External USB 3.0
Poor: 11%Average: 28.2% Great: 45%

Very poor average bench

The TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB averaged 71.7% 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 1.54MB/s
Avg. Sustained Write Speed 64.3MB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB is 33.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.45MB/s
Avg. Sequential Read Speed 64.6MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,301 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.6 Read 64.6 108
21.3 Write 63.8 106
14.6 Mixed 27.8 37.2
17.4 SusWrite 64.3 108
73.4% 55.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 4K Read 0.45 0.5
0.4 4K Write 1.54 1.8
0.4 4K Mixed 0.56 0.7
73.2% 0.85 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
764GB free, PID a00c
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 112 112 113 112 113 MB/s
Read 111
Write 111
Mixed 38
SusWrite 112
124% 93.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.6
84% 0.97 MB/s
249GB free, PID a00c
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 83 83 81 81 83 MB/s
Read 80.8
Write 79.8
Mixed 30
SusWrite 82.1
91% 68.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
84% 0.97 MB/s
156GB free, PID a00c
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 70 69 69 69 69 MB/s
Read 68.7
Write 66.2
Mixed 30
SusWrite 69.1
78% 58.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.6
70% 0.83 MB/s
281GB free, PID a00c
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 29 30 30 30 30 MB/s
Read 30.2
Write 29
Mixed 20
SusWrite 29.5
37% 27.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
77% 0.9 MB/s
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