Average Bench: 43.1% (96th of 108)

Based on 3,176 user benchmarks.  Model: Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB

Below average average bench

The Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB averaged 56.8% 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. Physical RAM Latency 74.4ns
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 18.2GB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB is 22.6%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 7.94GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 9.47GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 3,176 samples)
Min Avg Max
10.2 MC Read 18.2 21.5
6.3 MC Write 11.8 15.7
9.2 MC Mixed 15.7 18.5
43.5% 15.2 GB/s
Min Avg Max
6.1 SC Read 9.47 11.6
5.5 SC Write 7.94 9.4
7.8 SC Mixed 11.5 13.9
27.6% 9.64 GB/s
Min Avg Max
60.9 Latency 74.4 107
53.8% 74.4 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
MC Read 23.6
MC Write 16.3
MC Mixed 18.9
56% 19.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 12.1
30% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 21.4
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 18.2
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.8
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 62.9
64% 62.9 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 17.9
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.8
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 20.9
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 15.8
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 11.2
28% 9.9 GB/s
Latency 94.2
42% 94.2 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 8.6
MC Mixed 16.9
41% 14.5 GB/s
SC Read 8.3
SC Write 7.2
SC Mixed 10.3
25% 8.6 GB/s
Latency 95.1
42% 95.1 ns
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Typical BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB Builds (Compare 26,392 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $447

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