Crucial DDR5-4800 32GB Memory Kit Review

System Overview & Testing

We installed the Crucial DDR5-4800 in our Z690 test system which is made up of the following components.

Processor: Intel Core i9-12900K
Graphics Card: MSI GeForce RTX 3080 Gaming X Trio
Motherboard: Gigabyte Z690 AORUS Ultra
Memory: Crucial DDR5-4800 32GB
Storage: Samsung 870 EVO
Power: Corsair AX860i
Cooling: be quiet! Pure Loop 360mm
Case: Open PC Test Bench

Taking a look at CPU-Z we can see this memory is running at its XMP profile, operating at 3600 MHz with timings of 40-39-39-77 at 1.1V.

crucial ddr5 info

For testing we will run the memory at its stock or XMP profile settings using the below benchmarking software. Below is a list of benchmarking software that we use.

– SiSoftware Overall Benchmark
– SiSoftware Sandra Memory Bandwidth Benchmark
– AIDA64 Cache & Memory Benchmark
– Cinebench R23
– 3DMark Fire Strike
– 3DMark Time Spy

Sadly since this is our first DDR5 kit we do not have anything to compare this kit to. Now let’s get to testing!

crucial ddr5 sandra overall

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crucial ddr5 aida64

crucial ddr5 pcmark10

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crucial ddr5 3dmark extreme

crucial ddr5 3dmark time

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