Average Bench: 76% (64th of 113)

Based on 17,245 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair CMW16GX4M2A2666C16 2x8GB

Good average bench

The Corsair CMW16GX4M2A2666C16 2x8GB averaged 24.0% lower than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Corsair CMW16GX4M2A2666C16 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 29.9GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 27.3GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair CMW16GX4M2A2666C16 2x8GB is 33.9%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Corsair CMW16GX4M2A2666C16 2x8GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Physical RAM Latency 78.8ns
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 18.2GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 17,245 samples)
Min Avg Max
23.6 MC Read 29.9 36.9
17.7 MC Write 27.3 35.6
18.7 MC Mixed 24.1 31.3
77.4% 27.1 GB/s
Min Avg Max
12.5 SC Read 18.2 24.8
15.5 SC Write 26.7 36.9
15.2 SC Mixed 23.4 30
65.1% 22.8 GB/s
Min Avg Max
57.7 Latency 78.8 107
50.8% 78.8 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 @ 2666 MHz
MC Read 33.9
MC Write 35
MC Mixed 24.1
89% 31 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 34.5
SC Mixed 26.1
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 63.7
63% 63.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
MC Read 33
MC Write 34.8
MC Mixed 25.1
88% 31 GB/s
SC Read 19.5
SC Write 30.9
SC Mixed 24
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
MC Read 32.2
MC Write 32.8
MC Mixed 23.1
84% 29.4 GB/s
SC Read 18
SC Write 33.8
SC Mixed 27
75% 26.3 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
MC Read 32
MC Write 30.3
MC Mixed 22.8
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.7
SC Write 31.7
SC Mixed 25.1
70% 24.5 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
MC Read 31.1
MC Write 29.3
MC Mixed 24.6
81% 28.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.6
SC Write 27.8
SC Mixed 24.8
67% 23.4 GB/s
Latency 61
66% 61 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 28.1
MC Write 27.8
MC Mixed 21.4
74% 25.8 GB/s
SC Read 17.3
SC Write 27.7
SC Mixed 22.1
64% 22.4 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 25.5
MC Mixed 20.4
69% 24.3 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 25.9
SC Mixed 21.1
61% 21.3 GB/s
Latency 68.1
59% 68.1 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 17.1
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 14.6
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 11
SC Mixed 7.9
25% 8.7 GB/s
Latency 85.9
47% 85.9 ns
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Typical CMW16GX4M2A2666C16 2x8GB Builds (Compare 74,012 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 96%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX B450-F GAMING - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $905

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