Average Bench: 57.5% (83rd of 108)

Based on 1,819 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C9D3/8GX 4x8GB

Average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB averaged 42.4% 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. 16 Core Read Bench 21GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 20.8GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB is 38.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 14.7GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 17.3GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 1,819 samples)
Min Avg Max
16.1 MC Read 21 33.6
14.7 MC Write 20.8 33.4
14.7 MC Mixed 18.1 30.6
57.1% 20 GB/s
Min Avg Max
9.51 SC Read 14.7 17.7
8.6 SC Write 18 23.7
11 SC Mixed 17.3 21
47.6% 16.7 GB/s
Min Avg Max
56.7 Latency 67.5 82.7
59.3% 67.5 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
4 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 35.5
MC Write 38
MC Mixed 32.6
101% 35.4 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 12.7
SC Mixed 11.2
38% 13.1 GB/s
Latency 61.6
65% 61.6 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 23.2
MC Mixed 20.2
62% 21.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.4
SC Write 22.8
SC Mixed 18.9
55% 19.4 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 20.6
MC Write 20.2
MC Mixed 18.3
56% 19.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.1
SC Write 20.8
SC Mixed 20
56% 19.6 GB/s
Latency 56.7
70% 56.7 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 17.7
59% 20.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 18.1
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 73.3
55% 73.3 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
MC Read 19.3
MC Write 20.7
MC Mixed 18.5
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 10.1
28% 9.67 GB/s
Latency 55
73% 55 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 18.3
MC Write 19.3
MC Mixed 16.3
51% 18 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 19.2
SC Mixed 17.4
48% 17 GB/s
Latency 68.5
58% 68.5 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 18.6
MC Mixed 15.6
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 19.9
SC Mixed 18.1
50% 17.6 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 19
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 16.1
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 13.3
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
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Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x8GB Builds (Compare 20,892 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: MSI Z97 GAMING 5 (MS-7917) - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $977

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