Average Bench: 104% (5th of 113)

Based on 146 user benchmarks.  Model: G.SKILL F4-4600C18-8GTZR 2x8GB

Outstanding average bench

The G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4600 C18 2x8GB averaged 3.8% higher than the peak scores attained by the group leaders. This is an excellent result which ranks the G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4600 C18 2x8GB near the top of the comparison list.

Strengths

Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 40.7GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 40GB/s

Terrible consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4600 C18 2x8GB is 80.3%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the G.SKILL F4 DDR4 4600 C18 2x8GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 23.1GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 53.6ns
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Average Bench

(Based on 146 samples)
Min Avg Max
24.3 MC Read 39.7 62
20.7 MC Write 40 53.7
17.8 MC Mixed 30 44
104% 36.6 GB/s
Min Avg Max
14.3 SC Read 23.1 30.8
17.9 SC Write 40.7 54.2
20.4 SC Mixed 33 43
92.2% 32.3 GB/s
Min Avg Max
37.2 Latency 53.6 94
74.7% 53.6 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 @ 4600 MHz
MC Read 61.2
MC Write 47.9
MC Mixed 38.1
140% 49.1 GB/s
SC Read 31.5
SC Write 26.9
SC Mixed 44
98% 34.1 GB/s
Latency 58.1
69% 58.1 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4600 MHz
MC Read 35.4
MC Write 43
MC Mixed 30.7
104% 36.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 37.5
SC Mixed 32.5
85% 29.6 GB/s
Latency 45.1
89% 45.1 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 4000 MHz
MC Read 32.8
MC Write 43
MC Mixed 27.9
99% 34.6 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 49
SC Mixed 32.8
99% 34.6 GB/s
Latency 49.7
80% 49.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3800 MHz
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 36.3
MC Mixed 24.8
88% 30.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 44.6
SC Mixed 33
97% 34 GB/s
Latency 45.1
89% 45.1 ns
2 of 2 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 32.4
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 27.4
72% 25.3 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 16.5
SC Mixed 28
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 85.7
47% 85.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 18.1
MC Mixed 26.6
70% 24.6 GB/s
SC Read 21
SC Write 18.2
SC Mixed 25
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
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The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 45,817,035 RAM Kits tested.

Typical F4 DDR4 4600 C18 2x8GB Builds (Compare 2,117 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 168%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 102%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 167%
UFO

Motherboard: Asus ROG MAXIMUS XI FORMULA

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $1,879

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