Average Bench: 50.8% (84th of 105)

Based on 5,941 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8GX 2x8GB

Average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB averaged 49.1% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. Physical RAM Latency 70.7ns
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 18.1GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB is 34.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 13.2GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 15.5GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,941 samples)
Min Avg Max
9.2 MC Read 18.1 22.4
8.94 MC Write 18.1 23
8.1 MC Mixed 16.1 20.1
49.8% 17.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
7.45 SC Read 13.2 17.3
8 SC Write 16.4 21.9
8.44 SC Mixed 15.5 20.6
42.9% 15 GB/s
Min Avg Max
57.9 Latency 70.7 88.5
56.6% 70.7 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 DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 22
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 18.6
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 22.6
SC Mixed 17.7
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 19.1
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 19.1
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 15.5
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 14
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 16.6
46% 16.2 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 15.7
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.4
SC Write 16.9
SC Mixed 14
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 9,682,580 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB Builds (Compare 7,547 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $999

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