Average Bench: 89.7% (21st of 108)

Based on 2,951 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB

Very good average bench

The Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB averaged just 10.2% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.


Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 35.3GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 31.4GB/s

Average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB is 49.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Physical RAM Latency 68.1ns
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 21.9GB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 2,951 samples)
Min Avg Max
24.4 MC Read 35.3 46.8
18 MC Write 31.4 44.9
19.3 MC Mixed 29.3 38
91.4% 32 GB/s
Min Avg Max
15.1 SC Read 21.9 27.7
17.6 SC Write 30.4 45
19.5 SC Mixed 29.3 37.1
77.7% 27.2 GB/s
Min Avg Max
47.3 Latency 68.1 99.7
58.7% 68.1 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 DDR4 3600 MHz clocked @ 1800 MHz
MC Read 47.2
MC Write 39.9
MC Mixed 35.8
117% 41 GB/s
SC Read 27
SC Write 42.7
SC Mixed 30
95% 33.2 GB/s
Latency 66.3
60% 66.3 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 38.8
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 27.5
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 22.2
SC Write 46
SC Mixed 32.3
96% 33.5 GB/s
Latency 48.4
83% 48.4 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 38.4
MC Write 39
MC Mixed 28.3
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 38.5
SC Mixed 32.8
89% 31.3 GB/s
Latency 50.4
79% 50.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 36.1
MC Write 34.4
MC Mixed 28.2
94% 32.9 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 31.1
SC Mixed 26.1
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
MC Read 28
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 25.1
76% 26.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 23.2
56% 19.5 GB/s
Latency 101
40% 101 ns
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Typical CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB Builds (Compare 29,192 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 113%
Desktop 114%
Workstation 93%
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Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z370-E GAMING - $232

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $1,495

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26 days ago.

tweaking mannualy this RAM using Ryzen DRAM Calculator, you can get them to fly. with only 3200Mhz and tightening the timmings, its far better than the 3600Mhz cl 18. for an stable an reliable duration for this Rams, it seems better to use 3200 cl14

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