Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2C

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop 29%
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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.
Graphics72.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive24.8% is an extremely low SSD score, this system will benefit from a faster SSD.
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)
Memory2.8 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 14:56
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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 74
SC Float 43.4
SC Mixed 52.1
45% 56.5 Pts
QC Int 144
QC Float 84
QC Mixed 106
25% 111 Pts
MC Int 149
MC Float 83.3
MC Mixed 105
17% 113 Pts
Poor: 14%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 27%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$335
Asus(1043 85B6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
72.4% Very good
Lighting 221
Reflection 194
Parallax 234
70% 216 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 204
Splatting 166
74% 174 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$65
176GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
24.8% Poor
Read 153
Write 39.8
Mixed 72
19% 88.2 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 20.7
4K Mixed 5.15
53% 16.4 MB/s
DQ Read 27.4
DQ Write 40.9
DQ Mixed 6.37
13% 24.9 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 24.8%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
20.6% Poor
MC Read 7.3
MC Write 6
MC Mixed 5.9
18% 6.4 GB/s
SC Read 6.1
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 6
17% 6.07 GB/s
Latency 90.7
44% 90.7 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 20.6%
Great: 41%
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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 372 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 26%
Workstation 14%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2C

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $117
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