Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2C

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 26.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics67.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive26.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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)
Memory2.9 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 15:23
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (59th 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 (95th percentile)
26.3% Poor
SC Int 60.6
SC Float 39.3
SC Mixed 54.8
41% 51.6 Pts
QC Int 149
QC Float 86.9
QC Mixed 107
26% 115 Pts
MC Int 137
MC Float 84.4
MC Mixed 102
16% 108 Pts
Poor: 14%
This bench: 26.3%
Great: 26%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$289
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
67.7% Good
Lighting 206
Reflection 182
Parallax 201
63% 197 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 197
Splatting 157
71% 166 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$55
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK71E0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
26.4% Poor
Read 155
Write 40
Mixed 124
23% 106 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 33.1
4K Mixed 5.7
58% 20.2 MB/s
DQ Read 23.2
DQ Write 47.3
DQ Mixed 5.94
13% 25.5 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 26.4%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
20.3% Poor
MC Read 7.3
MC Write 6
MC Mixed 5.7
18% 6.33 GB/s
SC Read 5.2
SC Write 6
SC Mixed 5.9
16% 5.7 GB/s
Latency 90.6
44% 90.6 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 20.3%
Great: 40%
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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 482 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

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