Average Bench: 53.6% (85th of 108)

Based on 12,614 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Vengeance CMZ16GX3M4A1600C9 4x4GB

Average average bench

The Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB averaged 46.3% 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. Physical RAM Latency 66.6ns
Avg. 16 Core Read Bench 19.1GB/s

Above average consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB is 39.4%. This is a relatively wide range which indicates that the Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.


Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 14.2GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 16.2GB/s

Average Bench

(Based on 12,614 samples)
Min Avg Max
14.8 MC Read 19.1 31.8
13.5 MC Write 19.1 32.5
13.8 MC Mixed 17.1 29.5
52.7% 18.4 GB/s
Min Avg Max
8.4 SC Read 14.2 17.7
8.27 SC Write 16.6 21.3
10.1 SC Mixed 16.2 20.5
44.8% 15.7 GB/s
Min Avg Max
52.7 Latency 66.6 81.8
60.1% 66.6 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 21.1
MC Mixed 18.9
58% 20.2 GB/s
SC Read 17.5
SC Write 20.4
SC Mixed 19.6
55% 19.2 GB/s
Latency 52.5
76% 52.5 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 17.4
MC Mixed 15.5
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 14.9
SC Write 17.7
SC Mixed 17.1
47% 16.6 GB/s
Latency 63.8
63% 63.8 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 14.7
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 16.2
SC Mixed 15.8
44% 15.3 GB/s
Latency 74.2
54% 74.2 ns
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 14
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 12.1
37% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 12.6
SC Mixed 10.7
33% 11.7 GB/s
Latency 61.1
65% 61.1 ns
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 Market Share (See Leaders)

The number of benchmark samples for this model as a percentage of all 21,174,958 RAM Kits tested.

Typical Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB Builds (Compare 7,927 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 49%
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 46%

Motherboard: Asus SABERTOOTH Z77 - $210

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $854

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