Average Bench: 104% (6th of 113)

Based on 5,868 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX3600C17D4/16GX 2x16GB

Outstanding average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 2x16GB averaged 3.7% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 2x16GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 42.4GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench 35.4GB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 2x16GB is 61.8%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 2x16GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. Physical RAM Latency 67.5ns
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 25.1GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 5,868 samples)
Min Avg Max
28.4 MC Read 42.4 60.5
18.1 MC Write 34.8 46.7
22.3 MC Mixed 35.4 45.5
107% 37.5 GB/s
Min Avg Max
16 SC Read 25.1 33
17.8 SC Write 32.6 51.2
23.1 SC Mixed 34 43.3
87.3% 30.5 GB/s
Min Avg Max
51.4 Latency 67.5 93.7
59.3% 67.5 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 64.3
MC Write 46
MC Mixed 47.9
151% 52.7 GB/s
SC Read 33.1
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 44.2
99% 34.8 GB/s
Latency 59.3
67% 59.3 ns
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 51.2
MC Write 46.2
MC Mixed 45.3
136% 47.6 GB/s
SC Read 28.7
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 40.8
92% 32.2 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 46.8
MC Write 46.3
MC Mixed 41.9
129% 45 GB/s
SC Read 28.2
SC Write 47.7
SC Mixed 34.9
106% 36.9 GB/s
Latency 57.6
69% 57.6 ns
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 44.4
MC Write 26.9
MC Mixed 40.7
107% 37.3 GB/s
SC Read 31.9
SC Write 26.2
SC Mixed 39.5
93% 32.5 GB/s
Latency 66.5
60% 66.5 ns
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 51,945,344 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 2x16GB Builds (Compare 44,142 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 104%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 107%
UFO

Motherboard: Gigabyte X570 AORUS ELITE - $135

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $1,035

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