Average Bench: 54.2% (85th of 108)

Based on 780 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX3200C18D4/16G 1x16GB

Average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C18 1x16GB averaged 45.7% 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 20.1GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 19.4GB/s

Very good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C18 1x16GB is just 17.3%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C18 1x16GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench 16.7GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 17.5GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 780 samples)
Min Avg Max
16.5 MC Read 20.1 22.9
13.8 MC Write 18.1 21
13.5 MC Mixed 16.7 20.6
52.3% 18.3 GB/s
Min Avg Max
13 SC Read 17.5 21.2
13.6 SC Write 19.4 22.9
13.4 SC Mixed 18.2 22.1
52.5% 18.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
54.1 Latency 73.7 96.1
54.2% 73.7 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
MC Read 22.9
MC Write 21
MC Mixed 21
62% 21.6 GB/s
SC Read 21.6
SC Write 23.3
SC Mixed 22.1
64% 22.3 GB/s
Latency 78.2
51% 78.2 ns
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
MC Read 22.7
MC Write 20.5
MC Mixed 19.8
60% 21 GB/s
SC Read 20.9
SC Write 23.2
SC Mixed 21.8
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 76.5
52% 76.5 ns
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
MC Read 22.4
MC Write 20.1
MC Mixed 20.2
60% 20.9 GB/s
SC Read 20
SC Write 20.6
SC Mixed 21.7
59% 20.8 GB/s
Latency 81.1
49% 81.1 ns
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 18.2
MC Mixed 17.4
54% 18.8 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 22
SC Mixed 19.2
59% 20.7 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3133 MHz
MC Read 21.2
MC Write 17.3
MC Mixed 17.8
54% 18.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 13
SC Mixed 20.2
49% 17.1 GB/s
Latency 74.4
54% 74.4 ns
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 16
MC Mixed 16.7
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 19.4
SC Write 20.2
SC Mixed 19.5
56% 19.7 GB/s
Latency 77.5
52% 77.5 ns
1 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 3200 MHz clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 16.2
MC Mixed 17.1
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.8
SC Write 9.3
SC Mixed 12.2
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 118
34% 118 ns
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 19,734,676 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR4 3200 C18 1x16GB Builds (Compare 22,099 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $493

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