OCZ Special Ops PC3-10666 2x2GB Review (Page 7 of 9)

Page 7 - Benchmark: EVEREST Memory

About EVEREST Ultimate Edition

EVEREST Ultimate Edition is an industry leading system diagnostics and benchmarking solution for enthusiasts PC users, based on the award-winning EVEREST Technology. During system optimizations and tweaking it provides essential system and overclock information, advanced hardware monitoring and diagnostics capabilities to check the effects of the applied settings. CPU, FPU and memory benchmarks are available to measure the actual system performance and compare it to previous states or other systems. Furthermore, complete software, operating system and security information makes EVEREST Ultimate Edition a comprehensive system diagnostics tool that offers a total of 100 pages of information about your PC.

Memory benchmarking

Memory read and write speed, memory latency measurement to stress the memory and cache subsystem, including references list to compare actual performance with other systems.

From: Developer's Page

As suggested by the name of this benchmark, this is where all the difference really comes in. In our EVEREST 4.50 memory tests, the Read benchmark had the OCZ Special Ops trail by 813 points (9.37%), 222 points for Copy (2.82%), and 47 points for Write (0.65%). Unsurprisingly, the relaxed default latencies of OCZ's Special Ops PC3-10666 2x2GB RAM at 9-9-9-20 arrived at a 16.05% increased latency over the best (OCZ ReaperX PC3-10666 @ 6-5-5-18) in our results.

Page Index
1. Introduction, Packaging, Specifications
2. A Closer Look, Installation, Test System
3. Benchmark: 3DMark06
4. Benchmark: PCMark05
5. Benchmark: EVEREST CPU
6. Benchmark: EVEREST FPU
7. Benchmark: EVEREST Memory
8. Benchmark: SuperPI, Cinebench R10
9. Overclocking Results and Conclusion