Average Bench: 30.6% (111th of 113)

Based on 37,516 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G 1x8GB

Poor average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB averaged 69.4% 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.

Strengths

Avg. Physical RAM Latency 80.9ns
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 10.3GB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB is just 14.1%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench 9.01GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 9.06GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 37,516 samples)
Min Avg Max
7.41 MC Read 10.3 11.6
6.5 MC Write 10.1 11.7
6.51 MC Mixed 9.01 10.2
28% 9.79 GB/s
Min Avg Max
5.2 SC Read 9.06 11.2
5.2 SC Write 9.72 12.1
5.51 SC Mixed 9.26 11.3
26.7% 9.35 GB/s
Min Avg Max
60.5 Latency 80.9 132
49.4% 80.9 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 11
MC Write 11.3
MC Mixed 9.6
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 11.5
SC Mixed 10.8
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 10.4
MC Write 9.8
MC Mixed 8.9
28% 9.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 7.6
SC Mixed 9.4
25% 8.83 GB/s
Latency 81
49% 81 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 9.5
MC Mixed 9
28% 9.77 GB/s
SC Read 5.8
SC Write 5.7
SC Mixed 8.4
19% 6.63 GB/s
Latency 93.1
43% 93.1 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 9.2
MC Write 9.1
MC Mixed 8
25% 8.77 GB/s
SC Read 8.2
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 8.5
24% 8.43 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1400 MHz
MC Read 7.6
MC Write 9.6
MC Mixed 7
23% 8.07 GB/s
SC Read 7.6
SC Write 6.4
SC Mixed 8.1
21% 7.37 GB/s
Latency 107
37% 107 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM 533 MHz
MC Read 7.1
MC Write 5.1
MC Mixed 5.5
17% 5.9 GB/s
SC Read 5.9
SC Write 5
SC Mixed 5.5
16% 5.47 GB/s
Latency 131
30% 131 ns
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 52,898,398 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB Builds (Compare 11,520 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 5%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 5%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Asus H81M-K - $153

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $322

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