Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 56.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics28.4% 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 Drive47% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151105
Uptime3 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 01:38
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-8350-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
56.8% Above average
SC Int 80.2
SC Float 68.2
SC Mixed 74
59% 74.1 Pts
QC Int 284
QC Float 252
QC Mixed 281
62% 272 Pts
MC Int 503
MC Float 433
MC Mixed 490
72% 475 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 56.8%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 370-$153
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
28.4% Poor
Lighting 84.2
Reflection 77.9
Parallax 107
29% 89.7 fps
MRender 56.9
Gravity 67.1
Splatting 81.1
28% 68.4 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 28.4%
Great: 32%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 240 GB 240GB
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF3000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
47% Average
Read 483
Write 250
Mixed 198
68% 310 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 9.72
4K Mixed 4.61
40% 11.1 MB/s
DQ Read 20.1
DQ Write 34
DQ Mixed 3.9
10% 19.3 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 47%
Great: 53%
Toshiba X300 5TB-$137
4TB free
Firmware: FP2A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 63% Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 99[2/7/4]031 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
47.5% Average
MC Read 19.3
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 16.6
48% 17 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 11.9
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 69.5
58% 69.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 47.5%
Great: 62%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FX-GAMING Builds (Compare 1,926 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $470
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