Average Bench: 85% (35th of 113)

Based on 5,700 user benchmarks.  Model: G.SKILL F4-3000C15-8GTZB 2x8GB

Very good average bench

The G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB averaged just 14.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 33GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 31.2GB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB is 41.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 19.6GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 68ns
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,700 samples)
Min Avg Max
24.2 MC Read 33 41.1
20.1 MC Write 31.2 40.7
19.4 MC Mixed 26.8 34.6
86.6% 30.3 GB/s
Min Avg Max
13 SC Read 19.6 26.6
17.3 SC Write 30.8 42.8
16 SC Mixed 25.8 34.1
72.5% 25.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
50.6 Latency 68 100
58.9% 68 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 @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 21.1
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 29.4
SC Mixed 22.7
66% 23.2 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 32.1
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 26.6
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.4
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 26.7
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 86.1
46% 86.1 ns
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 Prices

MSRP ≈ $109 @ launch in Oct '15
AmazonUS $1187 months
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Typical Trident Z DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB Builds (Compare 11,762 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Desktop 88%
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Workstation 76%
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Motherboard: Asus MAXIMUS VIII HERO - $240

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $1,337

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 Comments

Added 5 years ago.

Terrible

2 years ago.

Customer service is terrible. The only way to truly know if the RAM you are getting is compatible with the BOARD you are using is to actually go to G.Skills website and use their recommended configuration...if you're lucky to find what you want in stock somewhere. Long story short - they don't list serials on any of their products - so by going the way of their marketing "All major motherboards" "Asus Sync" and some other clues told me that this would probably work. 2x8 no worries. 4x8 big problems because I didn't get the "Quad" set and I didn't get the "TZRX" instead of the "TZR" Support would not help me because I purchased 2 2x8 instead of 2 2x16 sets but guess what? Good luck trying to find a quad set and be prepared to spend upwards of $500 that does not promise anything. Went with a no name brand T-DELTA group 2x16 @3000MHZ not a single issue and no - it's not on Asus QVL or T-DELTA. DDR4 is DDR4. For years I've mixed and matched kingston, seagate, and samsung. NEVER a problem as long as the speed is the same. Save yourself some money - it's really not worth it.


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