Gigabyte GA-EP45-DS3R

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 36%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics95.4% 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 Drive42.1% 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 3 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-EP45-DS3R  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20080723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 23:49
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core2 Quad Q9450-$61
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.65 GHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
36% Below average
SC Int 64.7
SC Float 38.3
SC Mixed 48.2
40% 50.4 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 149
QC Mixed 189
45% 198 Pts
MC Int 255
MC Float 150
MC Mixed 193
30% 199 Pts
Poor: 27%
This bench: 36%
Great: 44%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$410
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
95.4% Outstanding
Lighting 254
Reflection 299
Parallax 321
86% 291 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 288
Splatting 222
102% 239 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 95.4%
Great: 110%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba Q Series Pro 128GB-$136
21GB free
Firmware: JTRA0102 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
42.1% Average
Read 207
Write 125
Mixed 147
35% 159 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 46.1
4K Mixed 18.5
81% 28.8 MB/s
DQ Read 22.1
DQ Write 60.3
DQ Mixed 20.8
22% 34.4 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 42.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
21.9% Poor
MC Read 7.5
MC Write 6.7
MC Mixed 6.8
20% 7 GB/s
SC Read 5.3
SC Write 6.9
SC Mixed 7.5
19% 6.57 GB/s
Latency 98.8
40% 98.8 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 21.9%
Great: 44%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-EP45-DS3R Builds (Compare 139 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-EP45-DS3R

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