Terrible Memory performance Tags: Corsair Performance Memory Last response: January 7, 2013 11:40 AM in Memory Share Tman450 January 6, 2013 10:14:52 PM Hello. My Corsair Memory: CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 is giving me a terrible passmark score. Memory Mark #1 - 2GB Transcend Information PC2-6400----- 777 #2 - 4GB Kingston PC2-6400----------------- 909- #3 - 8GB Samsung PC3-12800--- -----------1882 #4 - 8GB Nanya Technology PC3-12800---- 2215 #5 - 8GB Corsair PC3-10600 --------------1950 #6 - 16GB G Skill Intl PC3-12800 ---2299 This Computer ----------------------------1336 I'm running it at DDR3 1600 speeds, why is the score so low? My build: AMD FX-8320 @ 4.0 Ghz Asus M5a97 R2.0 WD Velociraptor 500Gb XFX 7850 DD Seasonic M12II 620w More about : terrible memory performance alexoiu a b } Memory January 6, 2013 10:29:17 PM Hi, What is the WEI for memory and what's the BIOS version? m 0 l Tman450 January 6, 2013 10:33:37 PM WEI for Memory is 7.7, BIOS is the latest one as of December m 0 l Related resources Terrible SSD Performance - [Samsung 840 Pro] - Forum 9800 GT Unusually Terrible Performance - Forum Terrible Performance In All Games - Forum Need help with terrible graphics performance. - Forum terrible performance on a good pc - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Cons29 a b } Memory January 6, 2013 10:38:18 PM can you double check if it is really running 1600, try cpu-z or something. m 0 l alexoiu a b } Memory January 6, 2013 10:42:16 PM 7.7 is OK Try a different benchmark application. m 0 l Tman450 January 6, 2013 10:42:39 PM CPU-z says DRAM freq. is 800mhz, i beleive that means DDR1600 because DDR is Double Data Rate m 0 l alexoiu a b } Memory January 6, 2013 10:43:35 PM Yes, it's 1600. I think there's nothing wrong with the RAMs. m 0 l Tman450 January 6, 2013 10:45:38 PM alexoiu said:Yes, it's 1600. I think there's nothing wrong with the RAMs. so my supposed score shouldn't impact my computer's performance? m 0 l Cons29 a b } Memory January 7, 2013 11:40:24 AM i tried that benchmark that you used, and yes i scored higher than those, 2000+, but higher than that above (cant remember) m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Something terrible has happened to my PC, sudden loss of performance Forum Is performance with an R9 290 supposed to be this terrible? Forum SolvedNew Graphics Card, Terrible Performance. Forum Terrible performance on a high-end rig Forum SolvedNew build, Nice drives, RAID performance terrible Forum State of Decay terrible performance Forum SolvedTerrible Gaming Performance, Need Advice Forum Help with the GTX 780 terrible performance Forum SolvedNew CPU , terrible performance ! Forum SolvedHaving terrible time setting up the memory timing Forum Battlefield 4 Terrible Performance On 770SLI i7 3930K Forum Battlefield 4 performance terrible on win 7 but good on win 8? Forum Starcraft 2 performance terrible on GTX 560 Forum Starcraft 2 performance terrible on GTX 560 Forum HELP i am getting terrible performance out of my r7970 crosfire setup Forum More resources Read discussions in other Memory categories Compatibility DDR2 DDR3 Dual Channel RAM Corsair G.SKILL !