Average Bench: 53.5% (82nd of 105)

Based on 13,263 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Vengeance CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 4x4GB

Average average bench

The Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB averaged 46.5% 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 67.4ns
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 19.2GB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB is 21.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 14.2GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 16.5GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,263 samples)
Min Avg Max
14.8 MC Read 18.8 22.3
13.7 MC Write 19.2 23.2
13.1 MC Mixed 17 20.3
52.4% 18.3 GB/s
Min Avg Max
8.9 SC Read 14.2 17.7
8.4 SC Write 17.1 22.4
11 SC Mixed 16.5 20.7
45.6% 15.9 GB/s
Min Avg Max
54.2 Latency 67.4 83.1
59.4% 67.4 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 @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 20.2
62% 21.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 20.1
SC Mixed 20
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 21.9
MC Write 22.9
MC Mixed 20.2
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 19.4
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 22.1
MC Mixed 19.5
60% 21.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 20.9
58% 20.2 GB/s
Latency 65.7
61% 65.7 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 19.2
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 20
SC Mixed 19.6
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 56
72% 56 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 20.6
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 19.3
60% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 17.5
SC Mixed 16.3
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 137
29% 137 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 19.6
MC Mixed 16.4
51% 18 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 16.6
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 67.5
59% 67.5 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 15.7
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 18.4
SC Mixed 16
46% 15.9 GB/s
Latency 70.1
57% 70.1 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 15.8
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 16.1
SC Mixed 15.1
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 73.2
55% 73.2 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 6.1
MC Mixed 11
31% 10.8 GB/s
SC Read 7.8
SC Write 7.2
SC Mixed 10
24% 8.33 GB/s
Latency 77.2
52% 77.2 ns
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Typical Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB Builds (Compare 11,134 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Extreme4 - $167

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $947

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