Gigabyte GA-X79-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics67.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X79-UD3  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 19:51
Run Duration162 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd 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 Core i7-3820-$300
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 5.6 GHz, turbo 5.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
88.1% Excellent
SC Int 117
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 106
89% 112 Pts
QC Int 468
QC Float 458
QC Mixed 466
105% 464 Pts
MC Int 605
MC Float 624
MC Mixed 626
93% 618 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 88.1%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$260
Nvidia(10DE 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
67.7% Good
Lighting 211
Reflection 189
Parallax 205
65% 202 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 196
Splatting 140
70% 162 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
100% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 175
Mixed 180
134% 177 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 1.33
4K Mixed 0.28
94% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 100%
Great: 108%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$98
895GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
45.4% Average
Read 81.4
Write 76.7
Mixed 73.7
58% 77.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.26
4K Mixed 0.33
85% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 61%
Seagate Desktop HDD 4TB (2013)-$95
139GB free
Firmware: CC52 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5900 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
80.7% Excellent
Read 142
Write 140
Mixed 76
88% 119 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 0.86
4K Mixed 0.14
61% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 94%
Seagate Expansion Desk 5TB
47GB free, PID 3322
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
53% Above average
Read 94.7
Write 98.8
Mixed 68.6
111% 87.4 MB/s
4K Read 2.98
4K Write 5.55
4K Mixed 0.28
209% 2.93 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 53%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
MC Read 33
MC Write 30.7
MC Mixed 29.4
89% 31 GB/s
SC Read 17.8
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 14.3
47% 16.4 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 70%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-X79-UD3 Builds (Compare 1,082 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UD3 - $380

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $1,250
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