Average Bench: 51.1% (88th of 108)

Based on 11,136 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8GX 2x8GB

Average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB averaged 48.9% 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 70ns
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 18.2GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB is 31.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 13.4GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 15.8GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 11,136 samples)
Min Avg Max
10.2 MC Read 18.2 22.4
9.2 MC Write 18.1 22.9
8.47 MC Mixed 16.1 19.9
50% 17.5 GB/s
Min Avg Max
8.27 SC Read 13.4 17.2
8.36 SC Write 16.6 22.1
8.7 SC Mixed 15.8 21
43.6% 15.3 GB/s
Min Avg Max
58.5 Latency 70 85.8
57.2% 70 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 17.1
54% 19.1 GB/s
SC Read 17
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 17.3
48% 16.9 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 15.8
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 18.6
SC Mixed 17
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 15.8
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 18.9
SC Mixed 17.4
47% 16.5 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 15.7
50% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 16.3
45% 15.7 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 16
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 17.2
MC Mixed 15.3
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 11.9
SC Write 17.2
SC Mixed 14.5
42% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 12
MC Mixed 13.3
40% 13.9 GB/s
SC Read 6.2
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 8.1
21% 7.33 GB/s
Latency 83.2
48% 83.2 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 7.6
MC Write 8.5
MC Mixed 7.5
22% 7.87 GB/s
SC Read 8
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 7.8
24% 8.3 GB/s
Latency 81.1
49% 81.1 ns
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,174,233 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB Builds (Compare 12,330 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 71%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: MSI Z87-G45 GAMING (MS-7821) - $242

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $991

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