Average Bench: 39.3% (103rd of 110)

Based on 185 user benchmarks.  Model: Hynix 4GB

Poor average bench

The Hynix 4GB averaged 60.7% 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 16.3GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Mixed IO Bench 13.8GB/s

Good consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Hynix 4GB is 30%. This is a relatively narrow range which indicates that the Hynix 4GB performs reasonably consistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Read Bench 8.1GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 8.29GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 185 samples)
Min Avg Max
6.83 MC Read 13.3 17
8.5 MC Write 16.3 21.4
7.63 MC Mixed 13.8 17.1
41.3% 14.5 GB/s
Min Avg Max
2.43 SC Read 8.1 12.7
4.4 SC Write 8.29 11.2
3.2 SC Mixed 10.2 15.5
25.3% 8.86 GB/s
Min Avg Max
76.4 Latency 137 202
29.3% 137 ns
User Benchmarks Bench Multi core Single core Latency
The fastest RAM (mainstream) averages a speed of 100%
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048 MB
MC Read 16.2
MC Write 21.6
MC Mixed 16.5
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 11
SC Mixed 14.9
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 143
28% 143 ns
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048 MB
MC Read 14.2
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 15.3
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.9
SC Write 10.7
SC Mixed 14.9
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 79.7
50% 79.7 ns
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048 MB
MC Read 15.3
MC Write 18.5
MC Mixed 15.1
47% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 8.6
SC Write 6.8
SC Mixed 9.9
24% 8.43 GB/s
Latency 109
37% 109 ns
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048 MB
MC Read 9.4
MC Write 9.5
MC Mixed 10.1
28% 9.67 GB/s
SC Read 2.7
SC Write 4.8
SC Mixed 4.3
11% 3.93 GB/s
Latency 194
21% 194 ns
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048 MB
MC Read 8.2
MC Write 9.5
MC Mixed 8.9
25% 8.87 GB/s
SC Read 2.9
SC Write 5
SC Mixed 3.6
11% 3.83 GB/s
Latency 198
20% 198 ns
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048 MB
MC Read 8.7
MC Write 9.3
MC Mixed 8.7
26% 8.9 GB/s
SC Read 2.8
SC Write 4.7
SC Mixed 1.8
9% 3.1 GB/s
Latency 198
20% 198 ns
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048 MB
MC Read 6.2
MC Write 7.2
MC Mixed 7.1
20% 6.83 GB/s
SC Read 0.9
SC Write 4.1
SC Mixed 1.1
6% 2.03 GB/s
Latency 182
22% 182 ns
1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 2048 MB
MC Read 4.9
MC Write 6.3
MC Mixed 7.9
18% 6.37 GB/s
SC Read 3.2
SC Write 5
SC Mixed 4.1
12% 4.1 GB/s
Latency 195
21% 195 ns
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