Average Bench: 56% (80th of 104)

Based on 3,302 user benchmarks.  Model: Hynix 2x4GB

Average average bench

The Hynix 2x4GB averaged 44.0% 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 Write Bench 23.7GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 19.6GB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hynix 2x4GB is 57.8%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Hynix 2x4GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 11.4GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 113ns
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,302 samples)
Min Avg Max
8.25 MC Read 19.6 27
9.25 MC Write 23.7 47.3
8.8 MC Mixed 18.1 21.5
58.5% 20.5 GB/s
Min Avg Max
3 SC Read 11.4 14.9
4.8 SC Write 18.5 25.1
4.1 SC Mixed 15.7 20.3
43.4% 15.2 GB/s
Min Avg Max
75.9 Latency 113 192
35.5% 113 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 2 slots used
8GB Row of chips LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 48.7
MC Mixed 20.7
88% 30.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.2
SC Write 21.9
SC Mixed 19.7
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 114
35% 114 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
MC Read 20
MC Write 47.5
MC Mixed 16.6
80% 28 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 16.6
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 114
35% 114 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
MC Read 20.6
MC Write 31.4
MC Mixed 20.9
69% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 23.1
SC Mixed 17.1
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 91.4
44% 91.4 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 21.5
MC Mixed 17.3
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 15.8
SC Mixed 19
47% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM LPDDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 16.8
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 16.6
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 15
SC Mixed 16.8
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 77.4
52% 77.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM LPDDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 18
MC Write 18.7
MC Mixed 15.8
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 11.6
34% 11.8 GB/s
Latency 106
38% 106 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB Row of chips LPDDR3 clocked @ 1867 MHz
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 16.1
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 13.3
SC Mixed 10.2
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 2.4
MC Write 2.1
MC Mixed 1.5
6% 2 GB/s
SC Read 0.1
SC Write 1.4
SC Mixed 0.3
2% 0.6 GB/s
Latency 188
21% 188 ns
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