PassMark Software
New drive benchmarks uploaded daily Hard Drive Benchmarks
Over 600,000 Hard Drives Benchmarked

WDC WD740GD

Price and performance details for the WDC WD740GD can be found below. This is made using thousands of PerformanceTest benchmark results and is updated daily.

  • The first graph shows the relative performance of the Hard Drive compared to the 10 other common Hard Drives in terms of PassMark Disk Rating.
  • The 2nd graph shows the value for money, in terms of the Disk Rating per dollar.

WDC WD740GD Average Drive Rating
Drive Size:  69.2 GB
Other names:  ATA WDC WD740GD-00FL SCSI Disk Device, ATA WDC WD740GD-41FL SCSI Disk Device, WDC WD740GD-00FLA0, WDC WD740GD-00FLA0 ATA Device, WDC WD740GD-00FLA1, WDC WD740GD-00FLA1 ATA Device, WDC WD740GD-00FLA2, WDC WD740GD-00FLA2 ATA Device, WDC WD740GD-00FLC0, WDC WD740GD-00FLC0 ATA Device, WDC WD740GD-00FLC0 SCSI Disk Device, WDC WD740GD-00NLR1, WDC WD740GD-32FLA0 ATA Device, WDC WD740GD-41FLA2, WDC WD740GD-41FLC2, WDC WD740GD-50FLA1 ATA Device, WDC WD740GD-50FLA2, WDC WD740GD-50FLA2 ATA Device, WDC WD740GD-50FLC0, WDC WD740GD-50FLC0 ATA Device, WDC WD740GD-75FLA1, WDC WD740GD-75FLA1 ATA Device
Drive First Benchmarked:  2008-12-06
Drive Rating/$Price:  3.38     Overall Rank:  4325
Last Price Change:  $128 USD (2016-03-26)
432

Samples: 129


Search for WDC WD740GD from the Featured Merchants below:


Drive Rating Relative to Top 10 Common Drives
As of 28th of May 2017 - Higher results represent better performance
Samsung PM951 512GB NVMe
6,974
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB
4,410
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
4,286
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 512GB
4,273
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 256GB
4,172
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
4,109
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 500GB
4,022
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 120GB
4,001
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB
3,838
WDC WD740GD
432
PassMark Software © 2008-2017

Drive Value (Drive Rating / $Price )
As of 28th of May 2017 - Higher results represent better value
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 250GB
48.35
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 120GB
43.14
Samsung PM951 512GB NVMe
36.71
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 250GB
30.70
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 256GB
30.23
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 500GB
24.14
Samsung SSD 850 PRO 512GB
17.26
Samsung SSD 840 EVO 500GB
16.09
Samsung SSD 850 EVO 1TB
13.78
WDC WD740GD
3.38
PassMark Software © 2008-2017


Pricing History




Last 5 Baselines for WDC WD740GD
Most recent listed first
BL827788 - May 08 2017
431
BL824130 - May 03 2017
469
BL754244 - Jan 15 2017
471
BL720726 - Nov 26 2016
429
BL720097 - Nov 25 2016
509
PassMark Software © 2008-2017