Release date: Q4 2014.

Release date: Q4 2014.

Real World Speed
Performance profile from 178,728 user samples
131,007 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 95% @ 3600 MHz
Worst Bench: 56% @ 2133 MHz
Poor: 56% Great: 95%
SPEED RANK: 82nd / 132
47,721 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 80% @ 1500 MHz
Worst Bench: 42% @ 2133 MHz
Poor: 42% Great: 80%
SPEED RANK: 100th / 132
Effective Speed
Effective RAM Speed
76.7 % Faster effective speed.
69.2 %
MC Read
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench
29.8 GB/s Faster multi-core read.
26.2 GB/s
MC Write
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench
28 GB/s Faster multi-core write.
25.4 GB/s
MC Mixed
Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench
24.3 GB/s Slightly faster multi-core mixed.
22.1 GB/s
MC Read
16 Core Read Bench
37.3 GB/s Faster multi-core read.
30.9 GB/s
MC Write
16 Core Write Bench
36 GB/s Faster multi-core write.
30 GB/s
MC Mixed
16 Core Mixed IO Bench
31.3 GB/s Faster multi-core mixed.
27.1 GB/s
Market Share
Based on 67,580,986 RAM Kits tested
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
0.21 % Hugely higher market share.
0.07 %
Value For Money
156 % Better value.
126 %
User Rating
UBM User Rating
55 % +2% 54 %
Price (score)
$40 Cheaper.
117 Months 117 Months
SC Read
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench
18.3 GB/s Faster single-core read.
16.6 GB/s
SC Write
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench
27.6 GB/s Faster single-core write.
24.6 GB/s
SC Mixed
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench
23.3 GB/s Faster single-core mixed.
21.1 GB/s
SC Read
1 Core Read Bench
25.1 GB/s Slightly faster single-core read.
23 GB/s
SC Write
1 Core Write Bench
37.4 GB/s Faster single-core write.
30.6 GB/s
SC Mixed
1 Core Mixed IO Bench
29.2 GB/s Faster single-core mixed.
26.2 GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency
76.9 ns +3% 79.6 ns
Physical RAM Latency
58.1 ns Slightly lower access latency.
62.3 ns
16GB 16GB
Memory Kit Rankings (Price vs Performance) July 2024 RAM Rankings

We calculate effective RAM speed which measures performance for typical desktop users. Effective speed is adjusted by current cost per GB to yield value for money. Our calculated values are checked against thousands of individual user ratings. The customizable table below combines these factors to bring you the definitive list of top Memory Kits. [RAMPro]


Group Test Results

  • Best user rated - User sentiment trumps benchmarks for this comparison.
  • Best value for money - Value for money is based on real world performance.
  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
How Fast Is Your RAM? (Bench your build) Size up your PC in less than a minute

Welcome to our PC speed test tool. UserBenchmark will test your PC and compare the results to other users with the same components. You can quickly size up your PC, identify hardware problems and explore the best value for money upgrades.

UserBenchmark of the month

How it works

  • - Download and run UserBenchmark
  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string
  • - GPU tests include: six 3D game simulations
  • - Drive tests include: read, write, sustained write and mixed IO
  • - RAM tests include: single/multi core bandwidth and latency
  • - SkillBench (space shooter) tests user input accuracy
  • - Reports are generated and presented on
  • - Identify the strongest components in your PC
  • - See speed test results from other users
  • - Compare your components to the current market leaders
  • - Explore your best upgrade options with a virtual PC build
  • - Compare your in-game FPS to other users with your hardware

 Frequently Asked Questions

 Best User Rated

Why does UserBenchmark have a bad reputation on reddit?
Marketers operate thousands of reddit accounts. Our benchmarks expose their spiel so they attack our reputation.
Why don’t PC brands endorse UserBenchmark?
Brands make boatloads on flagships like the 4090 and 14900KS. We help users get similar real-world performance for less money.
Why don’t youtubers promote UserBenchmark?
We don't pay youtubers, so they don't praise us. Moreover, our data obstructs youtubers who promote overpriced or inferior products.
Why does UserBenchmark have negative trustpilot reviews?
The 200+ trustpilot reviews are mostly written by virgin marketing accounts. Real users don't give a monkey's about big brands.
Why is UserBenchmark popular with users?
Instead of pursuing brands for sponsorship, we've spent 13 years publishing real-world data for users.
The Best
Intel Core i5-12600K $175Nvidia RTX 4060 $293WD Black SN850X M.2 2TB $140
Intel Core i5-13600K $240Nvidia RTX 4070 $499WD Black SN850X M.2 1TB $92
Intel Core i5-12400F $110Nvidia RTX 4060-Ti $390Crucial T700 M.2 4TB $342
Today's hottest deals
If you buy something via a price link, UserBenchmark may earn a commission
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback