Gateway DX4870

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop 50%
Workstation 28%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics4.11% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (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.
Memory6GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 6GB 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
SystemGateway DX4870  (all builds)
MotherboardGateway DX4870
Memory3.1 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120312
Uptime13.2 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 03:04
Run Duration86 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (44th 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 Core i7-3770-$309
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
69.5% Good
SC Int 104
SC Float 105
SC Mixed 105
84% 105 Pts
QC Int 369
QC Float 329
QC Mixed 330
78% 343 Pts
MC Int 491
MC Float 499
MC Mixed 495
74% 495 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 4000 (Desktop 1.15 GHz)-$15
Acer(1025 063D) 2GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver.
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
4.11% Terrible
Lighting 12.5
Reflection 14.6
Parallax 9.3
4% 12.1 fps
MRender 10.1
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 18
5% 11.7 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.11%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$51
673GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
90.6% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 147
Mixed 136
113% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.19
80% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 90.6%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston ACR512X64D3U13C9G ACR256X64D3U13C9G 6GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 2048 MB
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
24.9% Poor
MC Read 8.1
MC Write 7.6
MC Mixed 7.2
22% 7.63 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 8
23% 8.13 GB/s
Latency 78.2
51% 78.2 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 24.9%
Great: 49%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical DX4870 Builds (Compare 335 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 53%
Workstation 31%
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System: Gateway DX4870

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 121% - Outstanding Total price: $140
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