Gigabyte GA-F2A88XM-HD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 50.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics19% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-F2A88XM-HD3  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140709
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 15:30
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 A8-6600K APU-$92
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
50.8% Above average
SC Int 84.5
SC Float 71.5
SC Mixed 78.4
62% 78.1 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 217
QC Mixed 250
55% 241 Pts
MC Int 255
MC Float 221
MC Mixed 252
36% 243 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-$120
Nvidia(10DE 1073) 2GB
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
19% Very poor
Lighting 57.1
Reflection 40.1
Parallax 52.3
17% 49.8 fps
MRender 47.5
Gravity 56.6
Splatting 36.8
20% 47 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 19%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$47
301GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
92.1% Outstanding
Read 178
Write 144
Mixed 138
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.2
94% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 92.1%
Great: 106%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
277GB free
Firmware: JP2OA3MA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
59% Above average
Read 98.8
Write 107
Mixed 97
76% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.31
79% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 59%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
27.1% Poor
MC Read 11.9
MC Write 4.8
MC Mixed 7.9
23% 8.2 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 6.9
SC Mixed 9.5
25% 8.8 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 27.1%
Great: 36%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-F2A88XM-HD3 Builds (Compare 652 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-F2A88XM-HD3 - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $237
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