Average Bench: 77.4% (57th of 105)

Based on 1,501 user benchmarks.  Model: Crucial BLS8G4D240FSA.16FARG 2x8GB

Good average bench

The Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB averaged 22.5% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 29.7GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 28.9GB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB is 41.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 16.7GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 70.2ns
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,501 samples)
Min Avg Max
15.8 MC Read 28 32.2
15.6 MC Write 29.7 33.4
13.5 MC Mixed 25.2 28.9
78.9% 27.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
11.2 SC Read 16.7 20.4
15.2 SC Write 28.9 34.2
13.8 SC Mixed 22.7 27.1
65.1% 22.8 GB/s
Min Avg Max
60.1 Latency 70.2 91.4
57% 70.2 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2700 MHz
MC Read 33.7
MC Write 34.5
MC Mixed 28.5
92% 32.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.4
SC Write 35.9
SC Mixed 28.7
81% 28.3 GB/s
Latency 58.8
68% 58.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 24.8
76% 26.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 28
SC Mixed 21.5
62% 21.6 GB/s
Latency 85.7
47% 85.7 ns
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 Prices

Approx. $58 @ launch in Aug '14
AmazonUS $1702 months
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Typical Ballistix Sport DDR4 2400 C16 2x8GB Builds (Compare 13,402 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus Z170-A - $154

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $1,020

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