Gigabyte GA-P61A-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 71.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics18.9% 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 Drive54.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-P61A-D3  (all builds)
Memory6.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20120216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 10:27
Run Duration185 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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 i5-3470-$137
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3470 CPU @ 3.20GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
71.7% Very good
SC Int 96.6
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 98.5
79% 98.4 Pts
QC Int 368
QC Float 379
QC Mixed 373
85% 373 Pts
MC Int 368
MC Float 380
MC Mixed 374
56% 374 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 71.7%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
Gigabyte(1458 375C) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
18.9% Very poor
Lighting 58.7
Reflection 39.9
Parallax 58.8
18% 52.5 fps
MRender 33.2
Gravity 56.4
Splatting 46.2
19% 45.3 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 18.9%
Great: 20%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
54.2% Above average
Read 337
Write 188
Mixed 226
55% 250 MB/s
4K Read 31.8
4K Write 38.2
4K Mixed 19
93% 29.7 MB/s
DQ Read 34.5
DQ Write 40.9
DQ Mixed 18.4
19% 31.3 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 124%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$39
668GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 188
Write 171
Mixed 155
129% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 3.04
4K Mixed 0.3
115% 1.32 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 103%
Great: 107%
WD Elements 1TB
689GB free, PID 1042
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
23.2% Poor
Read 74.1
Write 43.2
Mixed 57.4
70% 58.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 0.95
4K Mixed 0.14
38% 0.48 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 23.2%
Great: 43%
TOSHIBA External USB 3.0 1TB
241GB free, PID a00f
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
32.3% Below average
Read 79.1
Write 76.2
Mixed 51.5
86% 68.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.17
53% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 32.3%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Team-Elite-1333 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
30.8% Below average
MC Read 9.8
MC Write 10
MC Mixed 8.9
27% 9.57 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 10.1
SC Mixed 9.9
28% 9.8 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 20%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 30%
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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 506 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-P61A-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $222
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CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $344Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $85
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $260Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $114
Intel Core i5-8600K $260AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $150SanDisk Extreme 64GB $80
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $39Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $167SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $11
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