Average Bench: 64.2% (85th of 113)

Based on 933 user benchmarks.  Model: Corsair Vengeance CMZ16GX3M4A16 4x4GB

Above average average bench

The Corsair Vengeance DDR3 4x4GB averaged 35.7% 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 Read Bench 25.4GB/s
Avg. 16 Core Write Bench 23.8GB/s

Poor consistency

The range of scores (95th - 5th percentile) for the Corsair Vengeance DDR3 4x4GB is 64.4%. This is a particularly wide range which indicates that the Corsair Vengeance DDR3 4x4GB performs inconsistently under varying real world conditions.

Weaknesses

Avg. 1 Core Write Bench 11.1GB/s
Avg. 1 Core Mixed IO Bench 12.2GB/s
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Average Bench

(Based on 933 samples)
Min Avg Max
14.6 MC Read 25.4 40.6
7.74 MC Write 23.8 40.1
12.8 MC Mixed 23.1 36.3
68.9% 24.1 GB/s
Min Avg Max
7.2 SC Read 12.4 17.4
6.4 SC Write 11.1 15.9
9.14 SC Mixed 12.2 14.3
34% 11.9 GB/s
Min Avg Max
58.8 Latency 71 86.6
56.4% 71 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 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 43.3
MC Write 38.5
MC Mixed 37.4
114% 39.7 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 12
SC Mixed 12.1
38% 13.4 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
MC Read 41.1
MC Write 38.8
MC Mixed 35.6
110% 38.5 GB/s
SC Read 16.1
SC Write 14.2
SC Mixed 13.6
42% 14.6 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 36.2
MC Write 31.9
MC Mixed 31.3
95% 33.1 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 11.9
SC Mixed 11.2
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 80.8
50% 80.8 ns
4 of 8 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 33.5
MC Mixed 30.4
94% 32.9 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 13.3
SC Mixed 11.2
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 82.8
48% 82.8 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 33.9
MC Write 33
MC Mixed 29.9
92% 32.3 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 12.5
SC Mixed 11.7
36% 12.7 GB/s
Latency 69.5
58% 69.5 ns
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
MC Read 31.4
MC Write 33.6
MC Mixed 29.8
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 15.7
SC Write 13.9
SC Mixed 12.6
40% 14.1 GB/s
Latency 75.4
53% 75.4 ns
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Typical Vengeance DDR3 4x4GB Builds (Compare 15,227 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $424

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