Gigabyte GA-X79-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop 52%
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics29.6% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive32.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X79-UD3  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140319
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 19:36
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-$351
SOCKET 0, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
66.8% Good
SC Int 83.3
SC Float 93.1
SC Mixed 96.1
73% 90.8 Pts
QC Int 300
QC Float 312
QC Mixed 324
71% 312 Pts
MC Int 478
MC Float 491
MC Mixed 488
73% 485 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
EVGA(3842 2662) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
29.6% Poor
Lighting 77.1
Reflection 64.9
Parallax 100
26% 80.8 fps
MRender 71.9
Gravity 89.1
Splatting 60
32% 73.7 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 29.6%
Great: 31%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 250GB
76GB free
Firmware: 6B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
32.9% Below average
Read 273
Write 29.5
Mixed 37.5
24% 113 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 35.9
4K Mixed 8.42
66% 22.7 MB/s
DQ Read 22.5
DQ Write 36.6
DQ Mixed 9.47
13% 22.9 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 32.9%
Great: 119%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2133 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
82.7% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 33.8
MC Mixed 30.4
91% 32 GB/s
SC Read 13.8
SC Write 13.4
SC Mixed 12.4
38% 13.2 GB/s
Latency 67.9
59% 67.9 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 119%
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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 1,418 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 88%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 51%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X79-UD3 - $380

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 104% - Outstanding Total price: $1,010
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