Real World Speed
Performance profile from 403,833 user samples
403,833 User Benchmarks
Best Bench: 108% @ 3200 MHz
Worst Bench: 64% @ 2133 MHz
Poor: 64% Great: 108%
SPEED RANK: 35th / 113
Effective Speed
Effective RAM Speed
85.4 % 89.7 % Slightly faster effective speed.
+5%
MC Read
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench
34 GB/s 34.8 GB/s +2%
MC Write
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench
28.3 GB/s 33.2 GB/s Faster multi-core write.
+17%
MC Mixed
Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench
29.3 GB/s 30.1 GB/s +3%
MC Read
16 Core Read Bench
43.9 GB/s 45.6 GB/s +4%
MC Write
16 Core Write Bench
41.6 GB/s 44.4 GB/s Slightly faster multi-core write.
+7%
MC Mixed
16 Core Mixed IO Bench
37 GB/s 40.2 GB/s Slightly faster multi-core mixed.
+9%
Market Share
Based on 38,116,336 RAM Kits tested.
User Rating
UBM User Rating
62 % More popular.
+10%
56.3 %
Market Share
Market Share (trailing 30 days)
1.99 % Hugely higher market share.
+355%
0.44 %
Price
Price (score)
$79 Hugely cheaper.
+269%
291 USD
Value
Value For Money
88.3 % Better value.
+23%
71.5 %
SC Read
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench
22.1 GB/s Faster single-core read.
+14%
19.4 GB/s
SC Write
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench
28 GB/s 28.5 GB/s +2%
SC Mixed
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench
28.4 GB/s Faster single-core mixed.
+11%
25.6 GB/s
SC Read
1 Core Read Bench
29 GB/s Faster single-core read.
+14%
25.5 GB/s
SC Write
1 Core Write Bench
43.8 GB/s Slightly faster single-core write.
+10%
39.8 GB/s
SC Mixed
1 Core Mixed IO Bench
36.6 GB/s Faster single-core mixed.
+10%
33.1 GB/s
Latency
Avg. Physical RAM Latency
76.1 ns 72.2 ns Slightly lower access latency.
+5%
Latency
Physical RAM Latency
52.1 ns +3% 53.9 ns
Age
Newest
66 Months +3% 68.1 Months
Capacity
Capacity
16GB   —
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Memory Kit Rankings (Price vs Performance) January 2021 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]

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  • Fastest real world speed - Real World Speed measures performance for typical consumers.
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  • - CPU tests include: integer, floating and string.
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Intel Core i5-10600K $257Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Crucial MX500 250GB $47
Intel Core i5-9600K $219Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i3-10100F $120Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $40
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Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $33Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $29Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $71SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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