Average Bench: 85.9% (29th of 115)

Based on 51,435 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX3000C15D4/8GX 2x8GB

Very good average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB averaged just 14.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 34.1GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 30GB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB is 42.7%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Physical RAM Latency 74.3ns
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 21.3GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 51,435 samples)
Min Avg Max
25.3 MC Read 34.1 43.2
18 MC Write 30 40.4
20 MC Mixed 28.2 36
87.9% 30.8 GB/s
Min Avg Max
13.8 SC Read 21.3 28.7
17.2 SC Write 29.9 41.9
17.7 SC Mixed 26.8 35.4
74.3% 26 GB/s
Min Avg Max
53.2 Latency 74.3 97
53.9% 74.3 ns
User Benchmarks BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
MC Read 41.8
MC Write 37.5
MC Mixed 34.2
108% 37.8 GB/s
SC Read 24.6
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 28.6
87% 30.6 GB/s
Latency 74.7
54% 74.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
MC Read 37.5
MC Write 36.8
MC Mixed 25.2
95% 33.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.4
SC Write 41.5
SC Mixed 18
70% 24.6 GB/s
Latency 53.9
74% 53.9 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 21.6
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 30.8
SC Mixed 23.5
67% 23.3 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3300 MHz
MC Read 27.8
MC Write 27.4
MC Mixed 23.5
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 19.1
SC Write 24.1
SC Mixed 25.2
65% 22.8 GB/s
Latency 56.1
71% 56.1 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 28.7
MC Mixed 23.7
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 22.6
65% 22.7 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 30
MC Write 27.3
MC Mixed 22.8
76% 26.7 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 26.1
SC Mixed 23.2
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 81.3
49% 81.3 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 22.8
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 22.8
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 64.9
62% 64.9 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 28.7
MC Write 26.7
MC Mixed 21.1
73% 25.5 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 27.6
SC Mixed 22.4
62% 21.7 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
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Typical HyperX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB Builds (Compare 16,225 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H - $85

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $378

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 Comments

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Excellent

4 years ago.

Pretty decent ram, top speed is 3100 but Cl15 does wonders.


Excellent

3 years ago.

Stable OC at 3200Mhz. The comment below that says they are using it at 3800Mhz must be a typo, it is not stable at that frequency, at least on my system.


Excellent

3 years ago.

Using this at 3800MHz is love.


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