Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 43%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics88.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive54.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
CPU throttled at 98% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150528
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 16 '17 at 15:01
Run Duration216 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
CPU Throttled 98%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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-8320-$104
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
43% Average
SC Int 59.4
SC Float 50.7
SC Mixed 54.8
44% 55 Pts
QC Int 239
QC Float 198
QC Mixed 217
50% 218 Pts
MC Int 360
MC Float 306
MC Mixed 351
51% 339 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 43%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Lighting 194
Reflection 267
Parallax 313
73% 258 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 280
Splatting 229
100% 235 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 112%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial M500 120GB-$69
31GB free
Firmware: MU03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
54.8% Above average
Read 463
Write 134
Mixed 132
52% 243 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 37.6
4K Mixed 20.6
74% 25.5 MB/s
DQ Read 143
DQ Write 93.2
DQ Mixed 37.5
50% 91.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 76%
Seagate NAS HDD 3TB-$94
1.5TB free
Firmware: SC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
69.6% Good
Read 118
Write 124
Mixed 79.7
80% 107 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.2
79% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 92%
Hitachi HDS723020BLA642 2TB-$75
676GB free
Firmware: MN6OA800 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
45.7% Average
Read 75
Write 83.8
Mixed 34
47% 64.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.3
94% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 87%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$79
297GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
57% Above average
Read 105
Write 92.9
Mixed 73.3
68% 90.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.56
4K Mixed 0.37
113% 1.18 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 57%
Great: 78%
Toshiba MD04ACA400 4TB-$140
223GB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
61% Good
Read 106
Write 106
Mixed 32.1
59% 81.4 MB/s
4K Read 1.18
4K Write 1.96
4K Mixed 0.26
114% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 61%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
50.2% Above average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 17.9
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 7.5
SC Mixed 12.4
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 50.2%
Great: 51%
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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 7,576 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: 73% - Very good Total price: $666
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