Kingston HyperX DDR3 CL9 2000mhz 3GB Triple channel kit

Synthetic Benchmarks



SiSoftware Sandra
(the System ANalyser, Diagnostic and Reporting Assistant) is an information & diagnostic utility capable of benchmarking the performance of individual components inside a PC. Each of the benchmarks below were run a total of five times with the highest and lowest scores being discarded and an average being calculated from the remaining three.

 




Everest
 
Focusing mainly on software and hardware information reporting, Everest also comes with a benchmark utility suitable for testing the read, write and latency performance of the memory subsystem. Each of these benchmarks were performed a total of 5 times with the highest and lowest scores being discarded and an average calculated from the remaining 3.
 




 
Super PI
 
SuperPI is the benchmark of choice for many overclockers. It's lightweight to download and can give a quick indication on how good a system is at number crunching. Once again, testing was performed a total of 5 times, with an average being calculated from the middle three results.
 
 



 
 Results Observations
 
Quite obviously, from the results above it is not the Corsair that 'dominates' but the Kingston modules. A 400MHz advantage as well as a 200MHz overclock on the CPU have clearly had an impact on the scores in the benchmarks above.

Let's see how we got on with the run of 3D Benchmarks...
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Most Recent Comments

16-02-2009, 12:23:45

w3bbo
We have for review today, the first 2000MHz triple channel kit. The Kingston HyperX 2000MHz Triple channel kit is, at the time of writing this review, the fastest kit available for i7.

16-02-2009, 12:33:34

themcman1
I like the heat spreaders on those.

But the price....

16-02-2009, 12:38:32

Diablo
Linky to the forum is broken!

Also nice review, but preferred to see a 6GB at 1800, 3GB doesn't cut it, especially at those prices

16-02-2009, 19:51:00

OmegaStalker
i really love the Red heat spreaders on my G Skill i think they are tastefully done but they still look good but good point on changing color on the PCB... anyways that price is likely more then we mid-rangers can afford... but for performance good show...

18-02-2009, 10:28:54

VonBlade
Holy heck. That RAM flies. Didn't think that such a small (relative) difference between the two kits could have such a big effect in the graphs.

It's a steep price to pay, but i7 isn't a cheap thing to adopt anyway and if we pay 300 notes for our graphics, then why not speed up the whole system for less?

19-02-2009, 09:09:35

Hatman
Quote:
Originally Posted by name='VonBlade'
Holy heck. That RAM flies. Didn't think that such a small (relative) difference between the two kits could have such a big effect in the graphs.

It's a steep price to pay, but i7 isn't a cheap thing to adopt anyway and if we pay 300 notes for our graphics, then why not speed up the whole system for less?
It looks like there was an overclock on the CPU too so that might have affected at least superpi and game performance :/

19-02-2009, 10:02:30

OmegaStalker
true never had any idea that memory could add 10FPS to games...
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