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HGST Deskstar NAS 4TB 3.5-inch Consumer HDD Review - Benchmarks - 4k Random Performance & Sequential Performance

HGST Deskstar NAS 4TB 3.5-inch Consumer HDD Review
HGST enters the NAS market with the Deskstar NAS in 3TB and 4TB capacities. Read on as Tyler explores the ins and outs of this high capacity HDD solution. (NASDAQ:WDC)
| HDDs in Storage | Posted: Apr 22, 2014 2:03 pm
TweakTown Rating: 92%Manufacturer: HGST

IOMeter - 4k Random Performance with QD

 

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In 4k random read, we find the HGST NAS a bit quicker than the WD Black in higher QD.

 

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With 4k random write, you can see the HGST NAS is the top performing 4TB solution in our charts.

 

 

IOMeter - Sequential Performance with QD

 

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Sequential read has the WD Black taking the top spot back from the HGST NAS, which in turn holds onto second above the WD Red and Seagate NAS.

 

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With sequential write, we see more of the same; the HGST NAS comes in ahead of both other NAS drives.

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