Average Bench: 46.4% (26th of 639)

Based on 2,182 user benchmarks.  Device: VID 1058 PID 2626 Model: WD My Passport 2626
Poor: 23%Average: 46.4% Great: 67%

Below average average bench

The WD My Passport 2626 1TB averaged 53.5% 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-64Thread Write Speed 9.47MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Write Speed 5.13MB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the WD My Passport 2626 1TB is 44.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the WD My Passport 2626 1TB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 4K-64Thread Read Speed 0.4MB/s
Avg. 4K Random Read Speed 0.68MB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,182 samples)
Min Avg Max
29 Read 83.8 127
25.3 Write 83.1 113
23.3 Mixed 57.2 75.3
25.7 SusWrite 84.1 115
104% 77.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.48 4K Read 0.68 1
3.6 4K Write 5.13 8.4
0.3 4K Mixed 0.49 0.9
194% 2.1 MB/s
Min Avg Max
0.3 DQ Read 0.4 0.5
8.5 DQ Write 9.47 10.3
0.5 DQ Mixed 0.57 0.7
343% 3.48 MB/s
User Benchmarks Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
The fastest USB (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
859GB free, PID 2626
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 117 117 109 115 118 MB/s
Read 130
Write 107
Mixed 81.9
SusWrite 113
143% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 7.5
4K Mixed 0.8
284% 2.97 MB/s
692GB free, PID 2626
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 107 105 104 106 105 MB/s
Read 129
Write 112
Mixed 71
SusWrite 105
137% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 6.9
4K Mixed 0.6
257% 2.67 MB/s
811GB free, PID 2626
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 112 111 109 111 110 MB/s
Read 83.5
Write 106
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 110
129% 92.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 7.6
4K Mixed 0.8
288% 3 MB/s
125GB free, PID 2626
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 65 68 66 66 69 68 MB/s
Read 90.2
Write 93.1
Mixed 66.2
SusWrite 66.9
106% 79.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 8.5
4K Mixed 0.6
311% 3.17 MB/s
DQ Read 0.3
DQ Write 8.2
DQ Mixed 0.5
297% 3 MB/s
802GB free, PID 2626
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 104 105 105 104 91 MB/s
Read 108
Write 97.7
Mixed 65.5
SusWrite 102
125% 93.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 0.3
156% 1.73 MB/s
892GB free, PID 2626
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 57 58 57 57 57 MB/s
Read 57.6
Write 58.2
Mixed 48.7
SusWrite 57.1
76% 55.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 0.3
155% 1.67 MB/s
356GB free, PID 2626
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 40 40 40 40 41 41 MB/s
Read 38.1
Write 38.7
Mixed 29.9
SusWrite 40.4
50% 36.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 0.4
159% 1.8 MB/s
669GB free, PID 2626
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 36 36 36 36 36 36 MB/s
Read 33.2
Write 34.2
Mixed 26.6
SusWrite 36.2
44% 32.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 4.2
4K Mixed 0.3
156% 1.73 MB/s
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2 months ago.

A decent external drive, but it would be better to buy an internal drive to put in an external enclosure.


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