Seagate NAS 8TB (ST8000VN0002) Hard Disk Drive Review

PCMark 8

PCMark 8 Storage benchmark is used test the performance of SSDs, HDDs, and hybrid drives with traces recorded from Adobe Creative Suite, Microsoft Office and a selection of popular games. You can test any recognized storage device, including local external drives. Unlike synthetic storage tests, the PCMark 8 Storage benchmark highlights real-world performance differences between storage devices.

Yes, I know that the Seagate NAS HDD isn’t designed to be worked in a desktop environment where these apps and games are run, but I’ll still include it for the sake of comparison.

Drive Comparison