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WD Gold 10TB Datacenter Enterprise-Class Hard Drive Review

By: Tyler Bernath | HDDs in Storage | Posted: 1 week, 3 days ago
TweakTown Rating: 98%Manufacturer: Western Digital

IOMeter – 4K Random Performance with QD

 

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As mentioned, we do have the 10TB Red along for some of the testing and as you can see from the chart above the helium drives stick together. At QD1, we have a little under 200 IOPS for the 10TB Gold and moving to QD32 we end at 600 IOPS.

 

 

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Random write IOPS start at 875 QD1 but then fall off to 600 IOPs QD2, and we finish up just under 600 IOPS QD32.

 

 

IOMeter – Sequential Performance with QD

 

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The sequential performance started off at 53 MB/s read at QD1 but quickly jumped up to 220 MB/s at QD2, and we round out testing at QD32 at 260 MB/s.

 

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Sequential write results had the WD Gold at 260 MB/s consistently QD1 through QD32.

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