Average Bench: 92.7% (16th of 113)

Based on 2,793 user benchmarks.  Model: Micron 2x8GB

Excellent average bench

The Micron 2x8GB averaged just 7.3% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Micron 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 37.4GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 35.6GB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron 2x8GB is 64.4%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Micron 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Physical RAM Latency 111ns
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 15.7GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,793 samples)
Min Avg Max
19.5 MC Read 35.6 46.8
20 MC Write 37.4 48.6
17.1 MC Mixed 31.6 40.8
99.5% 34.8 GB/s
Min Avg Max
9 SC Read 15.7 19.9
14.6 SC Write 32.5 42.5
13 SC Mixed 23.3 29.2
68% 23.8 GB/s
Min Avg Max
70.4 Latency 111 152
35.9% 111 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 2 slots used
16GB Row of chips LPDDR4 3733 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 43.8
MC Mixed 35.9
113% 39.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 42.6
SC Mixed 27.6
84% 29.2 GB/s
Latency 101
39% 101 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB Row of chips LPDDR4 4267 MHz clocked @ 3200 MHz
MC Read 41.3
MC Write 42.8
MC Mixed 35.4
114% 39.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 38.1
SC Mixed 25.2
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 139
29% 139 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB Row of chips LPDDR4 4267 MHz clocked @ 3733 MHz
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 42.2
MC Mixed 33.9
110% 38.3 GB/s
SC Read 15.1
SC Write 39.9
SC Mixed 28.1
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 143
28% 143 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
MC Read 34.5
MC Write 36.1
MC Mixed 28.8
95% 33.1 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 33.9
SC Mixed 23.3
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 113
35% 113 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
MC Read 30.6
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 23.2
82% 28.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 40.8
SC Mixed 19.5
75% 26.1 GB/s
Latency 94
43% 94 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
MC Read 30.3
MC Write 32
MC Mixed 22.8
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 41.2
SC Mixed 19.5
76% 26.5 GB/s
Latency 86.9
46% 86.9 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
MC Read 29.5
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 22.9
80% 27.9 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 38.5
SC Mixed 19.9
73% 25.6 GB/s
Latency 95.9
42% 95.9 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 20.5
MC Mixed 15.5
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 28
SC Mixed 16.2
57% 19.8 GB/s
Latency 113
35% 113 ns
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Typical 2x8GB Builds (Compare 1,141 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

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