Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 41.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics13.2% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive62.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (99%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150528
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 02:29
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 99%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-6300-$76
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
41.3% Average
SC Int 56
SC Float 55.5
SC Mixed 56.8
45% 56.1 Pts
QC Int 195
QC Float 187
QC Mixed 205
44% 196 Pts
MC Int 288
MC Float 285
MC Mixed 298
44% 290 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 41.3%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 740
EVGA(3842 3742) 1GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 378.92
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
13.2% Very poor
Lighting 33.3
Reflection 26.4
Parallax 40.3
11% 33.3 fps
MRender 30.5
Gravity 40.2
Splatting 32.6
15% 34.4 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 13.2%
Great: 12%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin ECO2 240GB-$101
178GB free
Firmware: 604ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
62.5% Good
Read 454
Write 236
Mixed 309
74% 333 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 55.8
4K Mixed 15.5
84% 31.5 MB/s
DQ Read 125
DQ Write 103
DQ Mixed 58.3
59% 95.6 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 62.5%
Great: 70%
WD Blue 320GB (2008)-$20
298GB free
Firmware: 01.03E01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
60.2% Good
Read 104
Write 106
Mixed 77.7
71% 95.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.36
4K Mixed 0.47
116% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 59%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
825GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
83.3% Excellent
Read 142
Write 148
Mixed 133
106% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.21
4K Mixed 0.28
96% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.3%
Great: 107%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$43
41GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 245
Write 166
Mixed 151
224% 187 MB/s
4K Read 10.4
4K Write 10.7
4K Mixed 4.68
562% 8.6 MB/s
DQ Read 11.4
DQ Write 11.5
DQ Mixed 5.03
606% 9.33 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 107%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
41.4% Average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 12.3
MC Mixed 14.6
44% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 7.8
SC Write 7.1
SC Mixed 9.5
23% 8.13 GB/s
Latency 120
33% 120 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-990FXA-UD3 Builds (Compare 6,241 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $562
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