Average Bench: 27.1% (108th of 108)

Based on 2,304 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C10D3/ 1x8GB

Very poor average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB averaged 72.9% 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 89.2ns
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 9.72GB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB is just 14.2%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 6.81GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 7.89GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 2,304 samples)
Min Avg Max
6.6 MC Read 9.72 11.2
4.3 MC Write 8.34 10.5
5.6 MC Mixed 8.26 9.7
25.1% 8.78 GB/s
Min Avg Max
3.6 SC Read 7.89 10.5
4.08 SC Write 6.81 8.8
4.3 SC Mixed 8.13 10.5
21.8% 7.61 GB/s
Min Avg Max
65.7 Latency 89.2 160
44.9% 89.2 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 11
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 9.2
29% 10.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 9.9
27% 9.6 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 11.1
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 9.6
30% 10.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 6.8
SC Mixed 9.3
25% 8.83 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 9.3
29% 10.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 9.6
26% 9 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 10.1
MC Mixed 9
28% 9.87 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 9.8
28% 9.67 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 10.1
MC Mixed 9.3
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 7.6
SC Write 6.6
SC Mixed 9.9
23% 8.03 GB/s
Latency 70.9
56% 70.9 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
MC Read 9.3
MC Write 9.3
MC Mixed 8.1
25% 8.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 9
25% 8.87 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 9.2
MC Write 7.9
MC Mixed 7.9
24% 8.33 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 6.7
SC Mixed 7.4
20% 7.1 GB/s
Latency 99.3
40% 99.3 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
MC Read 8.8
MC Write 6.5
MC Mixed 7.8
22% 7.7 GB/s
SC Read 6.4
SC Write 5.8
SC Mixed 7.5
19% 6.57 GB/s
Latency 77.1
52% 77.1 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 9.3
MC Write 6.9
MC Mixed 8.2
23% 8.13 GB/s
SC Read 5.3
SC Write 5
SC Mixed 6.4
16% 5.57 GB/s
Latency 140
28% 140 ns
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Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 1x8GB Builds (Compare 22,406 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $358

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