Seagate NAS 8TB (ST8000VN0002) Hard Disk Drive Review

Test Procedure & Specifications

Testing a mechanical hard drive’s performance is pretty straightforward and there isn’t much to say tell in this section. I will be testing the drive that in this case is the Seagate NAS 8TB drive in a wide a variety of applications to gather as many tests results as possible. In return, it will hopefully allow you to find just the right comparison so you are well equipped with knowledge when you decide what you next storage drive should be.

Test system:

Software used:

  • AIDA64 Storage Benchmark
  • Anvil’s Storage Utilities
  • AS SSD Benchmark
  • ATTO Benchmark
  • CrystalDiskMark
  • HD Tach
  • IOMeter
  • PCMark 8 Storage Benchmark
Each of the following pages will contain the benchmark screenshots as well as charts comparing the drive to similar drives previously tested.