1. Computers
  2. Display Drivers
  3. Graphics Cards
  4. Memory
  5. Motherboards
  6. Processors
  7. Software
  8. Storage
  9. Operating Systems


Facebook RSS Twitter Twitter Google Plus


Phoronix Test Suite

OpenBenchmarking.org

CSX 3GB DDR3-1600MHz Memory

Michael Larabel

Published on 30 January 2009
Written by Michael Larabel
Page 3 of 5 - 1 Comment

Performance:

Triple memory kits such as the CEC3-1600-3GB-3KIT are really designed for Intel's Core i7 platform with its triple-memory controller, but you can still install this memory in an earlier Intel DDR3 system if you so choose. For our brief quantitative Linux memory tests we ran the CSX DDR3 memory on a system with an Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 processor, ASUS P5E64 WS Professional motherboard, 160GB WDC WD1600JS-00MHB0 SATA HDD, and ATI Radeon HD 4850 512MB graphics. On the software side was Ubuntu 8.10 with the Linux 2.6.27 kernel, GNOME 2.24.1, X Server 1.5.2, Catalyst 8.12, and GCC 4.3.2.

For running our real-world benchmarks was the Phoronix Test Suite with the Unigine Tropics, GraphicsMagick, LAME MP3 encoding, timed ImageMagick compilation, OpenSSL, and Sunflow Rendering System tests. We had tested the Compustocx memory when running at DDR3-1333MHz and then again when it was overclocked for this system to DDR3-1600MHz with 2.2V. We had also retested a pair of OCZ DDR3-1333MHz 2GB modules for comparison.

Latest Linux Hardware Reviews
  1. Scythe Mugen MAX
  2. Intel Core i7 5960X Haswell-E On Linux
  3. Intel 80GB 530 Series M.2 SSD On Linux
  4. With A New Motherboard, The Core i7 5960X Haswell-E Lights Up
Latest Linux Articles
  1. MSAA RadeonSI Gallium3D Performance Preview
  2. Intel Core i7 5960X CPU Core Scaling Under Linux
  3. AMD RadeonSI Gallium3D Performance For 4K Linux Gaming
  4. 9-Way File-System Comparison With A SSD On The Linux 3.17 Kernel
Latest Linux News
  1. Nouveau For Linux 3.18 Gains DP Audio, More Re-Clocking
  2. SUSE Gets Bought Out Again
  3. Enlightenment E19 Officially Released With Its Own Wayland Compositor
  4. OpenMediaVault 1.0 Released As New Linux NAS Alternative
  5. VESA Releases DisplayPort 1.3, Pushes 32.4 Gbits/sec
  6. Opera 25 Beta Has Bookmarks & Linux Support
  7. LLVM Clang Now Builds Even More Debian Packages
  8. Pyston 0.2 Is A Heck Of A Lot Better At Running Python Programs
  9. Linux 3.17-rc5 Kernel Released
  10. FreeBSD 10.1 In Beta Ahead Of Planned Release Next Month
Latest Forum Discussions
  1. Updated and Optimized Ubuntu Free Graphics Drivers
  2. support for first generation UVD blocks (RV6xx, RS780, RS880 and RV790)
  3. New Group Calls For Boycotting Systemd
  4. Nvidia joins the ranks of Apple and Microsoft
  5. Hd 6850
  6. nv and xorg.conf under Debian PPC
  7. X.Org Is Looking For Some Female Help
  8. FSF Issues Their Rebuttal To Apple's New iPhone, Watch & Apple Pay