Average Bench: 50.6% (59th of 70)

Based on 3,712 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8GX 2x8GB

Average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB averaged 49.4% 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 70.1ns
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 18GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB is 33.5%. 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 13.4GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 15.5GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,712 samples)
Min Avg Max
9.48 MC Read 18 22.2
9.2 MC Write 18 22.7
8.32 MC Mixed 16 19.7
49.6% 17.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
7.6 SC Read 13.4 17.2
8 SC Write 16.4 22
8.65 SC Mixed 15.5 20.3
43.1% 15.1 GB/s
Min Avg Max
58.6 Latency 70.1 87.9
57.1% 70.1 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 @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 17.6
MC Mixed 15.7
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 15.9
46% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 15.4
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 13.6
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 16.2
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 71
56% 71 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 17.7
MC Mixed 15.5
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 14.9
SC Mixed 15.1
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 74.5
54% 74.5 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
MC Read 13.9
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 12.6
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 7.4
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 10.5
25% 8.83 GB/s
Latency 90.8
44% 90.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
MC Read 8.9
MC Write 8.7
MC Mixed 7.5
24% 8.37 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 8.8
24% 8.6 GB/s
Latency 75.2
53% 75.2 ns
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Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB Builds (Compare 4,543 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $950

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