Average Bench: 87.6% (26th of 113)

Based on 252 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Dominator CMD16GX3M2A2133C9 4x8GB

Very good average bench

The Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 4x8GB averaged just 12.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 4x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 34.3GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 32.9GB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 4x8GB is 84.6%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Corsair Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 4x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 17.9GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 18.3GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 252 samples)
Min Avg Max
16.8 MC Read 34.3 57.6
15.7 MC Write 32.9 51.5
14.9 MC Mixed 30.7 50.3
93.3% 32.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
10.5 SC Read 17.9 21.8
8.8 SC Write 18.3 25.2
11.8 SC Mixed 18.8 27.3
52.3% 18.3 GB/s
Min Avg Max
47.6 Latency 57.2 77.4
70% 57.2 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
MC Read 59.3
MC Write 56.7
MC Mixed 54.9
163% 57 GB/s
SC Read 23.2
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 17
55% 19.1 GB/s
Latency 53.5
75% 53.5 ns
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 49.4
MC Write 48.9
MC Mixed 42
134% 46.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 9.9
33% 11.6 GB/s
Latency 57.6
70% 57.6 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 24.8
79% 27.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.9
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 24.5
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 51.7
77% 51.7 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 27.9
MC Write 29.1
MC Mixed 24.6
78% 27.2 GB/s
SC Read 20.7
SC Write 24.2
SC Mixed 26
68% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 48.6
82% 48.6 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 27.3
MC Write 29
MC Mixed 24.6
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 23
SC Mixed 22
60% 20.9 GB/s
Latency 52.9
76% 52.9 ns
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 24
MC Write 20.8
MC Mixed 21.4
63% 22.1 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 13.2
SC Mixed 13
41% 14.3 GB/s
Latency 56.7
71% 56.7 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 2133 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 12.4
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 12.7
41% 14.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 13.7
39% 13.7 GB/s
Latency 76.1
52% 76.1 ns
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,829,892 RAM Kits tested.

Typical Dominator DDR3 2133 C9 4x8GB Builds (Compare 1,253 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 108%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus RAMPAGE IV BLACK EDITION

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $1,469

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