In this guide, we’ll show you how to find your computer’s or laptop’s RAM speed using either the Task Manager app or a third-party memory test utility.
Check Ram Speed On Windows 10 Guide
The easiest and fastest way to find out your computer’s RAM speed is to press Ctrl + Shift + Esc or right-click the taskbar and choose Task Manager.
- Click More Details
- Click Performance
- Click Memory
- Your RAM is measured in gigabytes. This example has 16 GB. Its speed is 2133 MHz.
How to Check Ram Speed Test An App
You can also test the memory of your Windows 10 computer with a free diagnostic tool available on the UserBenchmark website.
When you download the program, all you need to do is open it and it will install a RAM speed test along with other speed tests for things like CPU and SSD. The tests take only a minute or so. Afterward, the results are displayed in a report in your web browser.
- If you have a Windows 10 device, your RAM speed is not only given in this report but also given a context that helps you understand what kind of tasks Windows 10 can deal with efficiently on your computer.
- For example, your Surface Pro 6 is perfect for casual app usage but may not be powerful enough to run major video game titles.
- The UserBenchmark report can also tell you what other parts of your computer may need upgrading.