Average Bench: 49.8% (61st of 70)

Based on 8,133 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Vengeance LP CML8GX3M2A1600C9 2x4GB

Below average average bench

The Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB 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.


Avg. Physical RAM Latency 68.2ns
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 17.7GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB is 35.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 13.3GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 14.9GB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 8,133 samples)
Min Avg Max
8.9 MC Read 17.7 22.2
8.48 MC Write 17.6 22.9
8 MC Mixed 15.8 20.1
48.7% 17 GB/s
Min Avg Max
7.29 SC Read 13.3 17.7
7.39 SC Write 15.6 20.8
8.1 SC Mixed 14.9 19.7
41.8% 14.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
55.5 Latency 68.2 84.9
58.6% 68.2 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 23.1
MC Mixed 19.7
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 20.2
SC Mixed 19.2
53% 18.6 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 11.6
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 13.2
41% 14.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 16.7
SC Mixed 13.2
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 70.6
57% 70.6 ns
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 5,740,808 RAM Kits tested.

Typical Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB Builds (Compare 6,689 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 60%
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Extreme4 - $340

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $1,016

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