Average Bench: 89.9% (22nd of 113)

Based on 9,428 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB

Very good average bench

The Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB averaged just 10.0% 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 36.2GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 30.4GB/s

Below average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB is 51.3%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. Physical RAM Latency 70.7ns
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 23.6GB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 9,428 samples)
Min Avg Max
24.9 MC Read 36.2 48
16.1 MC Write 29.8 45.3
19.2 MC Mixed 30.3 38
91.7% 32.1 GB/s
Min Avg Max
15.1 SC Read 23.6 32.7
15.9 SC Write 28.9 47.8
19.9 SC Mixed 30.4 40
79% 27.7 GB/s
Min Avg Max
51.1 Latency 70.7 104
56.6% 70.7 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 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 45.7
MC Write 47.8
MC Mixed 32
120% 41.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.8
SC Write 46.8
SC Mixed 32.4
96% 33.7 GB/s
Latency 50.8
79% 50.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 40.8
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 37.5
100% 35.1 GB/s
SC Read 29.6
SC Write 26.5
SC Mixed 38.5
90% 31.5 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 36.1
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 33.8
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 29.9
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 36.6
89% 31.2 GB/s
Latency 69.3
58% 69.3 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 31.9
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 35.1
90% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 27.4
SC Write 23.4
SC Mixed 33.7
80% 28.2 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 34.4
MC Write 26.7
MC Mixed 35
92% 32 GB/s
SC Read 23.9
SC Write 24.4
SC Mixed 30.3
75% 26.2 GB/s
Latency 91.5
44% 91.5 ns
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Typical CMW16GX4M2C3600C18 2x8GB Builds (Compare 67,292 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 105%
Desktop 94%
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Workstation 107%

Motherboard: Asus TUF GAMING X570-PLUS (WI-FI) - $190

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $1,120

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19 months 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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