Gigabyte GA-MA74GM-S2H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 40.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-MA74GM-S2H  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 6 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20100423
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 11:37
Run Duration66 Seconds
Run User LTU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st 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 Phenom II X4 B35
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.9 GHz, turbo 2.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
40.4% Average
SC Int 71.4
SC Float 43
SC Mixed 53.7
45% 56 Pts
QC Int 285
QC Float 172
QC Mixed 213
51% 224 Pts
MC Int 285
MC Float 173
MC Mixed 205
34% 221 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 40.4%
Great: 48%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung HD322HJ 320GB-$44
170GB free
Firmware: 1AC01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
55.2% Above average
Read 97
Write 95.3
Mixed 94.7
72% 95.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 2.08
4K Mixed 0.4
104% 1 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 6GB
null MHz
2048, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
20.3% Poor
MC Read 6.7
MC Write 6.5
MC Mixed 6.3
19% 6.5 GB/s
SC Read 6.1
SC Write 5.3
SC Mixed 5.3
16% 5.57 GB/s
Latency 99.2
40% 99.2 ns
Poor: 13%
This bench: 20.3%
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-MA74GM-S2H Builds (Compare 96 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 29%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-MA74GM-S2H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $88
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