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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.


Drive Size:  69.2 GB

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Drive First Benchmarked: 2008-12-06

Drive Rating/$Price: 3.43

Overall Rank:  6697

Last Price Change:  $128 USD (2016-03-26)

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Pricing History

Last 5 Baselines for WDC WD740GD
Most recent listed first
Baseline Disk Rating
BL1239711 - Jul 12 2019
BL1191457 - Mar 27 2019
BL1188620 - Mar 22 2019
BL1188577 - Mar 21 2019
BL1172847 - Feb 23 2019