Average Bench: 86% (32nd of 113)

Based on 462 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4GX 8x4GB

Very good average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 8x4GB averaged just 13.9% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 8x4GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 34.7GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 33.9GB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 8x4GB is 20.8%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 8x4GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 12.6GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 13.4GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 462 samples)
Min Avg Max
30 MC Read 34.7 41.2
30.2 MC Write 33.9 39.5
28.1 MC Mixed 31.5 36.7
95.4% 33.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
12.1 SC Read 15.2 17.5
9.43 SC Write 13.4 16.4
10.2 SC Mixed 12.6 14.9
39.2% 13.7 GB/s
Min Avg Max
58.3 Latency 73.7 86.2
54.3% 73.7 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 43
MC Write 37.4
MC Mixed 36.8
112% 39.1 GB/s
SC Read 18.4
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 14.4
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 63.6
63% 63.6 ns
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 40.5
MC Write 38.2
MC Mixed 36.1
109% 38.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 13.8
SC Mixed 13.2
42% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 60.7
66% 60.7 ns
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 40
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 35.6
109% 38 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 13.4
SC Mixed 13.3
42% 14.6 GB/s
Latency 65.8
61% 65.8 ns
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 40
MC Write 38.1
MC Mixed 34.8
108% 37.6 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 14.3
SC Mixed 13.5
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 65.2
61% 65.2 ns
8 of 8 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 36
MC Write 32.7
MC Mixed 31.6
96% 33.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 14.4
SC Mixed 13.3
42% 14.8 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,840,653 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 8x4GB Builds (Compare 2,484 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus P9X79 PRO - $374

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $1,244

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