Gigabyte GA-X79-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 93%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics104% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X79-UD3  (all builds)
Memory8.7 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 07:00
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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 i7-3930K-$380
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 5.6 GHz, turbo 7.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
SC Int 111
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 111
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 447
QC Float 446
QC Mixed 444
101% 445 Pts
MC Int 826
MC Float 851
MC Mixed 870
127% 849 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.28
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Lighting 336
Reflection 285
Parallax 318
102% 313 fps
MRender 207
Gravity 306
Splatting 229
106% 247 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 104%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Video SV35.6 Series 1TB-$50
109GB free
Firmware: CV12 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
82.9% Excellent
Read 153
Write 137
Mixed 105
98% 131 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.18
4K Mixed 0.22
69% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 82.9%
Great: 108%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 500GB-$45
27GB free
Firmware: D005SDM1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
31.9% Below average
Read 53.8
Write 57.2
Mixed 55.6
42% 55.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 0.86
4K Mixed 0.38
74% 0.54 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 31.9%
Great: 57%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
3GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 104
Write 95.2
Mixed 97.4
74% 98.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.2
76% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Hynix HMT325U7CFR8C Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A160 HMT325U7CFR8C Corsair CMZ8GX3M2A160 12GB
1600, 1600, 1600, 1600 MHz
2048, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
70.5% Very good
MC Read 28.9
MC Write 25
MC Mixed 23.2
73% 25.7 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 14.3
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 58
69% 58 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-X79-UD3 Builds (Compare 1,213 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 47%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UD3 - $380

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $1,200
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