Average Bench: 59% (82nd of 108)

Based on 4,631 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C10D3/8G 4x8GB

Average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB averaged 40.9% 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. 16 Core Write Bench 21.5GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 21.4GB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB is 23.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 14.9GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 18.4GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,631 samples)
Min Avg Max
16.9 MC Read 21.4 25.8
14.5 MC Write 21.5 26.4
15.7 MC Mixed 18.5 21.4
58.5% 20.5 GB/s
Min Avg Max
9.39 SC Read 14.9 17.7
8.3 SC Write 18.9 23.8
11.4 SC Mixed 18.4 22.1
49.7% 17.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
58.8 Latency 67 85.8
59.7% 67 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1800 MHz
MC Read 24.1
MC Write 24.2
MC Mixed 20.5
66% 22.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 21.8
60% 21.1 GB/s
Latency 61.3
65% 61.3 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1836 MHz
MC Read 24.9
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 18.9
65% 22.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 20.9
SC Mixed 23
59% 20.6 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 22
MC Mixed 18.2
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 22.1
58% 20.4 GB/s
Latency 62.5
64% 62.5 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 22.2
MC Mixed 18.4
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 21
SC Mixed 20
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 18
59% 20.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 21.9
SC Mixed 19
53% 18.7 GB/s
Latency 64.8
62% 64.8 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 21.7
MC Mixed 17.7
57% 19.8 GB/s
SC Read 13.3
SC Write 20.7
SC Mixed 18.2
50% 17.4 GB/s
Latency 65.9
61% 65.9 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 18.8
MC Write 20.3
MC Mixed 16.8
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.9
SC Write 18.5
SC Mixed 16.8
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 70.6
57% 70.6 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
MC Read 14.2
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 13.1
39% 13.5 GB/s
SC Read 8.9
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 10.8
27% 9.57 GB/s
Latency 74.3
54% 74.3 ns
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,100,777 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB Builds (Compare 22,968 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917)

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $802

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