Gigabyte GA-P61A-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 23%
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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 45.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics12.2% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 10 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-P61A-D3  (all builds)
Memory4.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130417
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 19:00
Run Duration91 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 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 Core i3-2120-$103
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2120 CPU @ 3.30GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
45.8% Average
SC Int 82.6
SC Float 83.9
SC Mixed 83.3
67% 83.3 Pts
QC Int 208
QC Float 214
QC Mixed 205
47% 209 Pts
MC Int 210
MC Float 219
MC Mixed 217
32% 215 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 45.8%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 740
Gigabyte(1458 368D) 2GB
CLim: 1071 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.33
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
12.2% Very poor
Lighting 31.7
Reflection 24.8
Parallax 38.1
10% 31.5 fps
MRender 28.5
Gravity 36.4
Splatting 29.9
14% 31.6 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 12.2%
Great: 12%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 160GB (2007)-$14
41GB free
Firmware: 02.0
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
42% Average
Read 77.3
Write 68.6
Mixed 74.8
56% 73.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.93
4K Mixed 0.36
101% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 42%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99P5474-013.A00LF 99U5471-012.A00LF 8GB
1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
48.5% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 15.2
47% 16.4 GB/s
SC Read 13
SC Write 15.4
SC Mixed 15.2
42% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 66
61% 66 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 50%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-P61A-D3 Builds (Compare 427 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-P61A-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $272
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