Mushkin Ridgeback 996991 PC3-16000 8GB Reviewccokeman - April 26, 2011
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PCMark Vantage: With this benchmark, I will be running the system suite, as well as the memory test suite. The measurement for the system suite will be the total score. The measurement for memory performance is the total memory score.
Geekbench 2.1 provides a comprehensive set of benchmarks engineered to quickly and accurately measure processor and memory performance. Designed to make benchmarks easy to run and easy to understand, Geekbench takes the guesswork out of producing robust and reliable benchmark results.
Super PI Mod 1.5: is a program designed to calculate Pi up to the 32nd millionth digit after the decimal and is used as both a benchmarking utility and simple stress test to check your overclock before moving forward with more rigorous testing. The world records for this benchmark utility are hotly contested.
In PCMark Vantage, the Mushkin Ridgeback modules finished with the highest score in three out of four tests while finishing second in the other test. The Geekbench testing shows the Ridgeback modules did not deliver the highest overall scoring but did finish in the top two in the memory specific testing. The Super Pi testing shows that the higher bandwidth delivered by the 2133MHz modules deliver a lower average time to complete the 32m test.