Average Bench: 109% (3rd of 115)

Based on 914 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair CMWX16GC3600C18W2D 2x16GB

Outstanding average bench

The Corsair CMWX16GC3600C18W2D 2x16GB averaged 8.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Corsair CMWX16GC3600C18W2D 2x16GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 43.9GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench 37.7GB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair CMWX16GC3600C18W2D 2x16GB is 64%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Corsair CMWX16GC3600C18W2D 2x16GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Physical RAM Latency 69.8ns
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 26.6GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 914 samples)
Min Avg Max
26.8 MC Read 43.9 60.5
22.4 MC Write 37.1 46.1
24.2 MC Mixed 37.7 44.7
113% 39.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
17 SC Read 26.6 32.6
16 SC Write 34 50.3
22.8 SC Mixed 34.4 41.9
90.5% 31.7 GB/s
Min Avg Max
55.1 Latency 69.8 91.1
57.3% 69.8 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 45.8
MC Write 45.4
MC Mixed 42.7
128% 44.6 GB/s
SC Read 29.2
SC Write 46.4
SC Mixed 36.2
106% 37.3 GB/s
Latency 64
62% 64 ns
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 44.9
MC Write 45.2
MC Mixed 42.5
126% 44.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 46.1
SC Mixed 34.1
101% 35.4 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 42.1
MC Write 42
MC Mixed 42
120% 42 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 45
SC Mixed 31.6
93% 32.6 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 30.4
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 39.4
SC Mixed 25.6
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 60.9
66% 60.9 ns
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 12.4
MC Write 8.1
MC Mixed 16.1
35% 12.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.3
SC Write 51
SC Mixed 33.3
104% 36.5 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 12.4
MC Write 8.1
MC Mixed 16.3
35% 12.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 50.7
SC Mixed 31.3
95% 33.2 GB/s
Latency 79.5
50% 79.5 ns
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 11.7
MC Write 7.9
MC Mixed 15.8
34% 11.8 GB/s
SC Read 5.8
SC Write 5.4
SC Mixed 7.8
18% 6.33 GB/s
Latency 348
12% 348 ns
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EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $1,019

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