Gateway SX2803

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 27%
Workstation 15%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 19.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics1.27% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive39.8% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (100%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
SystemGateway SX2803  (all builds)
MotherboardGateway SX2803
Memory3.2 GB free of 6 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100324
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 01:08
Run Duration229 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 100%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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 E6700-$44
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
19.2% Very poor
SC Int 62.8
SC Float 35.4
SC Mixed 48.3
39% 48.8 Pts
QC Int 82.8
QC Float 52.9
QC Mixed 62.1
15% 65.9 Pts
MC Int 115
MC Float 58.6
MC Mixed 90.3
13% 88 Pts
Poor: 16%
This bench: 19.2%
Great: 28%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5450
Device(1545 5450) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.27% Terrible
Lighting 4
Reflection 4.2
Parallax 5.1
1% 4.43 fps
MRender 3.1
Gravity 2.5
Splatting 3.2
1% 2.93 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.27%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$93
69GB free
Firmware: 521ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
39.8% Below average
Read 161
Write 147
Mixed 112
31% 140 MB/s
4K Read 15.1
4K Write 51.1
4K Mixed 12
65% 26.1 MB/s
DQ Read 126
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 33.6
47% 87.2 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 75%
Kingston SNA-DC/U 1TB
397GB free, PID 6298
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
29.6% Poor
Read 31.8
Write 29.2
Mixed 20.6
34% 27.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.29
4K Write 6.03
4K Mixed 0.32
217% 2.21 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 29.6%
Great: 29%
WD My Passport 0820 1TB
114GB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 14% Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya Kingston Kingston 6GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
1024, 1024, 2048, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
14.9% Very poor
MC Read 4.5
MC Write 4.2
MC Mixed 4.6
13% 4.43 GB/s
SC Read 3.6
SC Write 4.1
SC Mixed 4.7
12% 4.13 GB/s
Latency 103
39% 103 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 14.9%
Great: 19%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical SX2803 Builds (Compare 15 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation 16%

System: Gateway SX2803

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $118
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