Average Bench: 94.8% (14th of 104)

Based on 326 user benchmarks.  Model: G.SKILL F4-3600C17-8GTZ 2x8GB

Excellent average bench

The G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB averaged just 5.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 37.6GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 36.6GB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB is 52.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 21.1GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 57.6ns
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Average Bench

(Based on 326 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.9 MC Read 36.5 45.1
20 MC Write 36.6 45.9
19.4 MC Mixed 27.7 35.1
96% 33.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
13.5 SC Read 21.1 25.4
16.8 SC Write 37.6 49.7
16.7 SC Mixed 28.4 35.5
83% 29 GB/s
Min Avg Max
44.3 Latency 57.6 88.2
69.5% 57.6 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 @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 42.8
MC Write 46.6
MC Mixed 31.1
115% 40.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 50.2
SC Mixed 35.3
106% 37 GB/s
Latency 44.5
90% 44.5 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3333 MHz clocked @ 1667 MHz
MC Read 45.8
MC Write 41.7
MC Mixed 37
119% 41.5 GB/s
SC Read 26.4
SC Write 39.4
SC Mixed 30.2
91% 32 GB/s
Latency 74.3
54% 74.3 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 41.7
MC Write 42.9
MC Mixed 30.4
110% 38.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.2
SC Write 47.7
SC Mixed 34.5
101% 35.5 GB/s
Latency 44.6
90% 44.6 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 41.9
MC Write 45.1
MC Mixed 30.6
112% 39.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 39.1
SC Mixed 32.3
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 46.7
86% 46.7 ns
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Approx. $172 @ launch in Nov '15
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Typical Trident Z DDR4 3600 C17 2x8GB Builds (Compare 2,842 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 127%
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Desktop
Desktop 129%
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Workstation
Workstation 94%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS IX FORMULA - $392

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $1,901

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