Average Bench: 48.7% (94th of 108)

Based on 13,691 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C10D3/4G 2x4GB

Below average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB averaged 51.2% 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 72.8ns
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 18.1GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB is 32.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 12.3GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 14GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 13,691 samples)
Min Avg Max
9.85 MC Read 18.1 21.6
7.35 MC Write 17 21.9
8.6 MC Mixed 15.5 18.3
48.1% 16.8 GB/s
Min Avg Max
6.7 SC Read 12.3 16.6
6.7 SC Write 14.3 20.4
7.5 SC Mixed 14 18.1
38.6% 13.5 GB/s
Min Avg Max
58.1 Latency 72.8 106
55% 72.8 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 18.3
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 17.1
55% 19.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 19.4
SC Mixed 17.3
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 61.5
65% 61.5 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 17.6
55% 19.3 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 16.9
SC Mixed 15.7
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 18.2
57% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 16.6
40% 14 GB/s
Latency 77.5
52% 77.5 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 19.4
MC Mixed 16.5
51% 17.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.4
SC Write 17.9
SC Mixed 15.4
44% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 16.4
MC Mixed 14.8
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 14.3
42% 14.7 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 14
MC Write 8
MC Mixed 14.8
35% 12.3 GB/s
SC Read 5.7
SC Write 6.5
SC Mixed 9.1
20% 7.1 GB/s
Latency 155
26% 155 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 10.2
MC Mixed 9.3
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 9.3
27% 9.3 GB/s
Latency 69.4
58% 69.4 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 9.5
MC Write 6.5
MC Mixed 10.2
25% 8.73 GB/s
SC Read 5.9
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 9.9
21% 7.3 GB/s
Latency 100
40% 100 ns
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Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB Builds (Compare 21,596 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: MSI 970 GAMING (MS-7693) - $102

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 100% - Outstanding Total price: $485

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