Average Bench: 42.8% (101st of 113)

Based on 4,108 user benchmarks.  Model: Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB

Below average average bench

The Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB averaged 57.1% 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 Read Bench 18.3GB/s
Avg. Physical RAM Latency 78.8ns

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB is 21.9%. 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 7.89GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 9.44GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 4,108 samples)
Min Avg Max
10.8 MC Read 18.3 21.7
6.7 MC Write 11.6 15.6
9.4 MC Mixed 15.7 18.5
43.4% 15.2 GB/s
Min Avg Max
6.07 SC Read 9.44 11.2
5.7 SC Write 7.89 9.1
7.6 SC Mixed 11.6 13.9
27.5% 9.64 GB/s
Min Avg Max
61.7 Latency 78.8 128
50.8% 78.8 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 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 17.9
51% 17.9 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 12.4
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 18.2
51% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 12.8
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 17.8
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.3
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 63.1
63% 63.1 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 12.5
MC Mixed 17.3
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 20.4
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 17.6
48% 17 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 11
26% 9.17 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 1866 MHz
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 8.9
MC Mixed 18.5
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 7.3
SC Mixed 11.8
27% 9.4 GB/s
Latency 83.4
48% 83.4 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 18.2
MC Write 11.8
MC Mixed 15.7
44% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 6.9
SC Write 6.9
SC Mixed 11
24% 8.27 GB/s
Latency 71.5
56% 71.5 ns
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 9.9
MC Mixed 9.8
29% 10.2 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 11
28% 9.67 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
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Typical BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB Builds (Compare 18,435 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $149

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $463

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