Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2C

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 25.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics72.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive41.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory4GB 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. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G31M-S2C  (all builds)
Memory2.7 GB free of 4 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20090601
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 13:03
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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 E6300-$66
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
25.6% Poor
SC Int 70.5
SC Float 38.4
SC Mixed 53.1
43% 54 Pts
QC Int 142
QC Float 82.9
QC Mixed 105
25% 110 Pts
MC Int 146
MC Float 84.8
MC Mixed 106
17% 112 Pts
Poor: 14%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 28%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
Asus(1043 85B6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Lighting 227
Reflection 198
Parallax 214
69% 213 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 209
Splatting 168
75% 176 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA400S37240G 240GB
174GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
41.8% Average
Read 172
Write 198
Mixed 124
37% 165 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 48.7
4K Mixed 8.77
73% 27 MB/s
DQ Read 26.7
DQ Write 69.7
DQ Mixed 9.24
18% 35.2 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
20.7% Poor
MC Read 7.2
MC Write 5.9
MC Mixed 5.7
18% 6.27 GB/s
SC Read 4.8
SC Write 5.2
SC Mixed 5.6
15% 5.2 GB/s
Latency 73.6
54% 73.6 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 20.7%
Great: 43%
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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-S2C Builds (Compare 277 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 26%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2C

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $195
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