Average Bench: 65.3% (50th of 70)

Based on 326 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4 4x4GB

Above average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB averaged 34.6% 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. 16 Core Read Bench 26.1GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 24.1GB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB is 64.7%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 10.8GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 12.2GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 326 samples)
Min Avg Max
15.5 MC Read 26.1 41.7
8.87 MC Write 24.1 40.4
13 MC Mixed 23.7 37
70.4% 24.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
7.77 SC Read 12.4 17.1
7.2 SC Write 10.8 15.5
9.67 SC Mixed 12.2 14.2
33.8% 11.8 GB/s
Min Avg Max
58.4 Latency 70.7 83.9
56.6% 70.7 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 35.9
MC Write 34.6
MC Mixed 31.5
97% 34 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 12.1
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 68.2
59% 68.2 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 32.3
MC Write 32.6
MC Mixed 29.8
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 13.6
SC Mixed 12.6
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 30.9
MC Write 33.8
MC Mixed 30.1
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 13.5
SC Write 13.5
SC Mixed 11.8
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 70.2
57% 70.2 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 17.6
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 9.5
SC Mixed 13.3
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 17.1
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.4
29% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 18.9
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 16.6
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 9.7
SC Mixed 13.7
32% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 19.1
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 16.1
46% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.6
28% 9.9 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 15.3
MC Write 8.3
MC Mixed 14.9
37% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 7.4
SC Mixed 11.1
25% 8.73 GB/s
Latency 102
39% 102 ns
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Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB Builds (Compare 1,209 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UD3 - $380

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $1,200

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