Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2L

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 26%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 18%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics6.16% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive44.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory3GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 3GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a 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.
Run History
10 days ago, 10 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G31M-S2L  (all builds)
Memory1.8 GB free of 3 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20080102
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 09:32
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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 Pentium E5400-$53
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
18% Very poor
SC Int 50.5
SC Float 29.6
SC Mixed 38.4
32% 39.5 Pts
QC Int 91.6
QC Float 55.1
QC Mixed 71.4
17% 72.7 Pts
MC Int 99
MC Float 56.8
MC Mixed 73.6
12% 76.5 Pts
Poor: 12%
This bench: 18%
Great: 24%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 9800 GT
Gainward(10B0 0401) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 341.44
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
6.16% Terrible
Lighting 24.2
Reflection 21.2
Parallax 8.3
6% 17.9 fps
MRender 15
Gravity 17.9
Splatting 12.2
6% 15 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.16%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Ultimate SU800 128GB-$56
49GB free
Firmware: Q0125A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
44.2% Average
Read 240
Write 164
Mixed 159
42% 188 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 36.5
4K Mixed 12.9
76% 25.4 MB/s
DQ Read 32.6
DQ Write 70
DQ Mixed 14.3
21% 39 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 81%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$35
326GB free
Firmware: CC62 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
88.3% Excellent
Read 166
Write 142
Mixed 50.3
87% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.61
4K Write 1.55
4K Mixed 0.27
84% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3GB
null MHz
2048, 1024 MB
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
14.2% Very poor
MC Read 4.4
MC Write 3.9
MC Mixed 4.2
12% 4.17 GB/s
SC Read 3.9
SC Write 4.3
SC Mixed 4.6
12% 4.27 GB/s
Latency 108
37% 108 ns
Poor: 8%
This bench: 14.2%
Great: 22%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-G31M-S2L Builds (Compare 441 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 27%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2L

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 33% - Below average Total price: $255
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