The synthetic benchmark PCMark 7 places HGST's Travelstar 7K1000 HTS721010A9E630 in second place, behind the winning Seagate Momentus XT, which leads by almost 1000 points.
HGST's new drive only wins in a few components of this benchmark suite: video post-processing with Windows Movie Maker, and Windows Media Center performance. The Scorpio Black WD7500BPKT and Hitachi Travelstar 7K750 perform similarly to the Travelstar 7K1000.
- HGST's 1 TB Mobile Drive, Spinning At 7200 RPM
- Technical Data And Test Configuration
- Results: Throughput And Interface Bandwidth
- Results: Access Time And I/O Performance
- Results: 4 KB Random Reads And Writes
- Results: PCMark 7
- Results: Power Draw And Efficiency
- A Well-Balanced Drive We Can't Wait To Compare To Seagate's SSHD