Average Bench: 33% (110th of 113)

Based on 6 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 029E CMZ8GX3M1A1866C10 KHX1600C9D3/4GX 16GB
Poor: 28%Average: 33% Great: 36%

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Poor average bench

The Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 029E CMZ8GX3M1A1866C10 KHX1600C9D3/4GX 16GB averaged 67.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This isn't a great result which indicates that there are much faster alternatives on the comparison list.


Avg. Physical RAM Latency 74.6ns
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 11.8GB/s

Excellent consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 029E CMZ8GX3M1A1866C10 KHX1600C9D3/4GX 16GB is just 8.38%. This is an extremely narrow range which indicates that the Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 029E CMZ8GX3M1A1866C10 KHX1600C9D3/4GX 16GB performs superbly consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench 9.65GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 10.4GB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 6 samples)
Min Avg Max
9.1 MC Read 11.2 12.4
8.6 MC Write 10.4 11.3
8 MC Mixed 9.65 10.6
29.8% 10.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
9.6 SC Read 11.2 12.6
9.8 SC Write 11.8 13.1
8.8 SC Mixed 11.2 12.1
32.6% 11.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
67.6 Latency 74.6 92.8
53.6% 74.6 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096 MB
MC Read 12.9
MC Write 11.9
MC Mixed 11.4
34% 12.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 13
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns

 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 43,328,154 RAM Kits tested.

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $675

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