Average Bench: 52.1% (91st of 113)

Based on 369 user benchmarks.  Model: Kingston KHX3600C17D4/8GX 1x8GB

Average average bench

The Kingston HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 1x8GB averaged 47.8% 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.


Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 19.8GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 77.6ns

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 1x8GB is 32.7%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Kingston HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 1x8GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench 15.6GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 16.6GB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 369 samples)
Min Avg Max
14.1 MC Read 19.8 26.2
11.8 MC Write 17.7 24.1
10.3 MC Mixed 15.6 21.7
50.6% 17.7 GB/s
Min Avg Max
9.8 SC Read 16.9 24.1
9.9 SC Write 17.8 25.2
10.2 SC Mixed 16.6 23
48.8% 17.1 GB/s
Min Avg Max
49.6 Latency 77.6 108
51.5% 77.6 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
MC Read 25.6
MC Write 24.5
MC Mixed 16.3
63% 22.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.3
SC Write 24.9
SC Mixed 16.8
54% 19 GB/s
Latency 45.4
88% 45.4 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 12.8
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 16.5
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 58.1
69% 58.1 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 16.2
MC Mixed 15.1
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.2
SC Write 16.3
SC Mixed 15.7
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 92.2
43% 92.2 ns
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 11.3
41% 14.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 17.1
SC Mixed 14.3
44% 15.2 GB/s
Latency 66.1
61% 66.1 ns
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 44,508,250 RAM Kits tested.

Typical HyperX DDR4 3600 C17 1x8GB Builds (Compare 89,368 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 98%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation 92%
Nuclear submarine

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $972

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