Average Bench: 55.4% (89th of 113)

Based on 26,645 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 4x4GB

Average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB averaged 44.5% 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. 16 Core Write Bench 20.1GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 20.1GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB is 36.9%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 14.7GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 16.4GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 26,645 samples)
Min Avg Max
15.2 MC Read 20.1 30.1
13.5 MC Write 20.1 32.5
13.8 MC Mixed 17.7 28.8
55.2% 19.3 GB/s
Min Avg Max
8.4 SC Read 14.7 18.3
8.2 SC Write 16.9 22.2
10.1 SC Mixed 16.4 20.5
45.8% 16 GB/s
Min Avg Max
57.6 Latency 73.2 92.9
54.7% 73.2 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 43
MC Write 40.3
MC Mixed 36.2
114% 39.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.4
SC Write 14
SC Mixed 13.4
43% 14.9 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 21.5
MC Mixed 19
59% 20.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 20.3
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 58.4
68% 58.4 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 20.4
MC Mixed 18.2
58% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 18.8
SC Mixed 19.9
54% 18.8 GB/s
Latency 54.5
73% 54.5 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 17.5
MC Mixed 15.7
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 18.9
SC Mixed 17.2
49% 17.2 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 15.1
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 17.2
48% 16.8 GB/s
Latency 75.5
53% 75.5 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 17
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.8
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 70.1
57% 70.1 ns
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,275,405 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB Builds (Compare 9,061 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus P8Z77-V LX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $530

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