Average Bench: 47.8% (94th of 108)

Based on 4,278 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX3000C15D4/8GX 1x8GB

Below average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 1x8GB averaged 52.1% 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 18GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 78.6ns

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 1x8GB is just 18.4%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 1x8GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench 14.4GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 15.3GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,278 samples)
Min Avg Max
14.2 MC Read 18 21.6
12.1 MC Write 16 19.9
11.1 MC Mixed 14.4 17.8
46.1% 16.1 GB/s
Min Avg Max
10.1 SC Read 15.6 20.3
9.6 SC Write 16.1 21
11.3 SC Mixed 15.3 19.2
44.7% 15.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
51.7 Latency 78.6 101
50.9% 78.6 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 DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 20.7
MC Mixed 19.3
60% 20.8 GB/s
SC Read 19.8
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 19.8
57% 20 GB/s
Latency 78.2
51% 78.2 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2933 MHz clocked @ 1467 MHz
MC Read 21
MC Write 18.9
MC Mixed 16.2
53% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 20.3
SC Mixed 18.3
55% 19.3 GB/s
Latency 73.2
55% 73.2 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 19.8
MC Mixed 14.5
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 14.5
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 14.7
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 53.3
75% 53.3 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 13
48% 17 GB/s
SC Read 15.2
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 15.9
46% 16.3 GB/s
Latency 52.4
76% 52.4 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 13.4
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 14.7
46% 16 GB/s
Latency 84.9
47% 84.9 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 14.7
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 12.1
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 15.3
SC Mixed 13.4
39% 13.8 GB/s
Latency 61.8
65% 61.8 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2800 MHz clocked @ 1400 MHz
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 14.6
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 11.5
SC Mixed 14
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 142
28% 142 ns
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Typical HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 1x8GB Builds (Compare 33,591 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 66%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B350-PLUS - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $484

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