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Seagate Desktop HDD .15 (ST4000DM000) 4000GB HDD Review - Benchmarks - Sequential Performance

Seagate Desktop HDD .15 (ST4000DM000) 4000GB HDD Review
Seagate takes storage capacity to the max with the Desktop HDD .15, but does it have the performance for the digital age? (NASDAQ:STX)
| HDDs in Storage | Posted: Jun 18, 2013 6:04 am
TweakTown Rating: 91%Manufacturer: Seagate

HD Tune Pro

 

Version and / or Patch Used: 4.00

Developer Homepage: http://www.efdsoftware.com

Product Homepage: http://www.hdtune.com

 

HD Tune is a Hard Disk utility which has the following functions:

 

Benchmark: measures the performance

Info: shows detailed information

Health: checks the health status by using SMART

Error Scan: scans the surface for errors

Temperature display

 

HD Tune Pro gives us accurate read, write and access time results and for the last couple of years has gained popularity amongst reviewers. It is now considered a must have application for storage device testing.

 

 

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In read testing the Desktop .15 did quite well, with a maximum read speed of 168MB/s. Moving down through the chart notice the 2TB Barracuda, this drive uses the same 625GB/sq. in as the Desktop .15 we are looking at today, but carries a 7200RPM spindle speed.

 

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Write testing was equally impressive with the Desktop HDD pushing close to 165MB/s.

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