Average Bench: 47.4% (94th of 108)

Based on 429 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX1866C9D3/8 2x8GB

Below average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB averaged 52.5% 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 19.9GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 71.6ns

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB is 24.5%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 8.56GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 10.4GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 429 samples)
Min Avg Max
10.8 MC Read 19.9 24.1
7.47 MC Write 13.9 16.7
9.27 MC Mixed 16.9 19.9
48.4% 16.9 GB/s
Min Avg Max
6.97 SC Read 10.4 13.7
6.5 SC Write 8.56 10.7
8.5 SC Mixed 12.3 14.6
29.8% 10.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
58.7 Latency 71.6 102
55.8% 71.6 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 21.1
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 17.8
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.2
31% 11 GB/s
Latency 70.4
57% 70.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 16.9
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 12.7
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 76.2
52% 76.2 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 20
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 16.8
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.1
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 83.8
48% 83.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 17.2
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 7.4
SC Mixed 11
27% 9.33 GB/s
Latency 73.6
54% 73.6 ns
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 22,073,260 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB Builds (Compare 26,678 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $447

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