Average Bench: 49.8% (60th of 70)

Based on 3,609 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8GX 2x8GB

Below average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB averaged 50.2% 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 69.9ns
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 17.9GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB is 32.9%. 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 13.1GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 15.2GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,609 samples)
Min Avg Max
9.4 MC Read 17.9 22.2
9.1 MC Write 17.6 22.6
8.2 MC Mixed 15.8 19.7
48.8% 17.1 GB/s
Min Avg Max
8 SC Read 13.1 17.1
8 SC Write 15.8 21.5
8.58 SC Mixed 15.2 20.3
42% 14.7 GB/s
Min Avg Max
59 Latency 69.9 86.2
57.2% 69.9 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 21.7
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 19.3
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 18.7
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 18.2
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 15.9
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.4
SC Write 19.6
SC Mixed 17
50% 17.3 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 18
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.8
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 18.6
SC Mixed 14.3
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 67.3
60% 67.3 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1360 MHz
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 18.8
MC Mixed 15.3
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.2
SC Write 17.8
SC Mixed 15.7
44% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 71.2
56% 71.2 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 10.3
MC Write 9.3
MC Mixed 13.8
32% 11.1 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 9.2
24% 8.4 GB/s
Latency 104
39% 104 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
MC Read 7.4
MC Write 7.4
MC Mixed 6.7
20% 7.17 GB/s
SC Read 6.8
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 6
19% 6.6 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
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Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB Builds (Compare 3,740 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $1,019

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