7-Zip is a file archiver with a high compression ratio.
Some of the main features of 7z format are:
- Open architecture
- High compression ratio
- Strong AES-256 encryption
- Ability of using any compression, conversion or encryption method
- Supporting files with sizes up to 16000000000 GB
- Unicode file names
- Solid compressing
- Archive headers compressing
The built in 7-Zip benchmark shows us that memory speed doesn’t have much of an impact on its performance but we do still see a very slight increase as the speeds go higher.