Average Bench: 77.4% (56th of 105)

Based on 1,532 user benchmarks.  Model: Crucial BLS8G4D240FSA.16FARG 2x8GB

Good average bench

The Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB averaged 22.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 29.7GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 29GB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB is 41.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 16.8GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 70.6ns
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,532 samples)
Min Avg Max
15.7 MC Read 28 32.1
15.8 MC Write 29.7 33.5
13.6 MC Mixed 25.2 28.9
78.9% 27.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
11.6 SC Read 16.8 20.2
15.6 SC Write 29 34.2
14.1 SC Mixed 22.8 26.8
65.3% 22.9 GB/s
Min Avg Max
60.1 Latency 70.6 91.4
56.7% 70.6 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 25.4
MC Mixed 27.6
81% 28.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.2
SC Write 29
SC Mixed 25.8
70% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 88.8
45% 88.8 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 29.5
MC Mixed 25.4
79% 27.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 20.5
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 76.7
52% 76.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 16.3
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 13.5
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 16.6
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 13.4
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 15.5
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
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Typical Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB Builds (Compare 24,076 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170 PRO GAMING - $157

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $1,113

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