Average Bench: 56.1% (84th of 108)

Based on 646 user benchmarks.  Model: Micron 2x4GB

Average average bench

The Micron 2x4GB averaged 43.8% 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.

Strengths

Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 21.4GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 20.7GB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Micron 2x4GB is 82.5%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Micron 2x4GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 11.9GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 106ns
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Average Bench

(Based on 646 samples)
Min Avg Max
9.4 MC Read 20.7 41.3
8.66 MC Write 21.4 40.8
9.5 MC Mixed 18.6 36.8
57.7% 20.2 GB/s
Min Avg Max
2.9 SC Read 11.9 18.3
4.5 SC Write 18.8 37.8
4.1 SC Mixed 16.1 25.1
44.6% 15.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
65.7 Latency 106 180
37.7% 106 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 2 slots used
8GB Row of chips LPDDR4 clocked @ 3733 MHz
MC Read 46.3
MC Write 46.5
MC Mixed 36.8
123% 43.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.2
SC Write 38.5
SC Mixed 25
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 101
39% 101 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB Row of chips LPDDR4 clocked @ 3733 MHz
MC Read 44.9
MC Write 46.1
MC Mixed 35.7
121% 42.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.7
SC Write 32.5
SC Mixed 23.3
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 126
32% 126 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB Row of chips LPDDR4 clocked @ 3733 MHz
MC Read 41.6
MC Write 46.1
MC Mixed 37.7
119% 41.8 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 36.4
SC Mixed 23.6
72% 25.3 GB/s
Latency 132
30% 132 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 25.4
MC Write 26.7
MC Mixed 21.8
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 27.1
SC Mixed 22.6
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 69.2
58% 69.2 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB SODIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 21.6
MC Mixed 17.6
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 18.6
46% 16.1 GB/s
Latency 70.6
57% 70.6 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 14.1
MC Write 8.4
MC Mixed 13.3
34% 11.9 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 5.7
SC Mixed 9.9
22% 7.77 GB/s
Latency 107
37% 107 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 9.6
MC Mixed 11.1
30% 10.4 GB/s
SC Read 2.7
SC Write 4.3
SC Mixed 3.7
10% 3.57 GB/s
Latency 173
23% 173 ns
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
MC Read 8.7
MC Write 9.3
MC Mixed 8
25% 8.67 GB/s
SC Read 2.8
SC Write 4.7
SC Mixed 3.9
11% 3.8 GB/s
Latency 174
23% 174 ns
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Typical 2x4GB Builds (Compare 947 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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Gaming 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 71%
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Workstation
Workstation 36%
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System: Lenovo 80Y7

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