Average Bench: 82.8% (45th of 115)

Based on 13,611 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Dominator CMD16GX4M2B3000C15 2x8GB

Very good average bench

The Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB averaged just 17.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 31.9GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 30.1GB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB is 43%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 19.7GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 69.7ns
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,611 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.4 MC Read 31.9 40.5
16.2 MC Write 30.1 39.3
18.5 MC Mixed 26.3 35.2
84.1% 29.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
12.9 SC Read 19.7 27.1
15.9 SC Write 30.1 42.9
16 SC Mixed 25.7 34.2
71.9% 25.2 GB/s
Min Avg Max
52.3 Latency 69.7 99.4
57.4% 69.7 ns
User Benchmarks BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
MC Read 40.9
MC Write 37.9
MC Mixed 36
109% 38.3 GB/s
SC Read 28.1
SC Write 39.3
SC Mixed 32.6
95% 33.3 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 29.7
MC Mixed 24.9
78% 27.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 30.4
SC Mixed 24.2
69% 24.2 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 23.9
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 26.6
SC Mixed 20.4
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 70.8
56% 70.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 23.9
74% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 25.7
SC Mixed 21.4
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 81.2
49% 81.2 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 23.8
MC Write 23.3
MC Mixed 20.8
65% 22.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 16.6
50% 17.5 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
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MSRP ≈ $100 @ launch in Aug '15
AmazonUS $20116 months
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Typical Dominator DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB Builds (Compare 6,974 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $1,151

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