Average Bench: 49.8% (88th of 105)

Based on 11,925 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.

Strengths

Avg. Physical RAM Latency 70.8ns
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 34.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Corsair Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 13GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 14.8GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,925 samples)
Min Avg Max
9.42 MC Read 17.7 22.5
8.6 MC Write 17.7 23.1
8.5 MC Mixed 15.9 20.3
48.9% 17.1 GB/s
Min Avg Max
6.82 SC Read 13 17.6
6.6 SC Write 15.4 21
8.02 SC Mixed 14.8 19.8
41.2% 14.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
55.2 Latency 70.8 100
56.5% 70.8 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 20.8
MC Write 22.4
MC Mixed 19.2
59% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 19.8
SC Mixed 17.7
51% 18 GB/s
Latency 58.7
68% 58.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 17.7
56% 19.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.6
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 17.7
48% 16.7 GB/s
Latency 61.4
65% 61.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 18.5
MC Write 19.4
MC Mixed 16.9
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 16.6
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 60.5
66% 60.5 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 19
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 17.2
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 16.1
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 70.1
57% 70.1 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 19
MC Mixed 17
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 15.9
44% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 18.2
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 15.8
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.7
SC Write 16.8
SC Mixed 15.5
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 15.3
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 13.5
SC Mixed 14.9
39% 13.5 GB/s
Latency 66.4
60% 66.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 15.8
MC Mixed 14
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 14.2
SC Mixed 12.9
36% 12.6 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
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Typical Vengeance LP DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB Builds (Compare 10,004 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock Z77 Extreme4 - $167

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $987

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