Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics22.1% 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 Drive95.9% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory13 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150528
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 13:51
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$81
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
56% Above average
SC Int 76
SC Float 72.2
SC Mixed 74.8
60% 74.3 Pts
QC Int 275
QC Float 248
QC Mixed 272
60% 265 Pts
MC Int 511
MC Float 437
MC Mixed 501
73% 483 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 56%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
22.1% Poor
Lighting 65.9
Reflection 43.8
Parallax 64.7
20% 58.1 fps
MRender 53.3
Gravity 69.1
Splatting 38.7
24% 53.7 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 22.1%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
104GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 299 358 365 367 374 365 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
95.9% Outstanding
Read 463
Write 410
Mixed 346
SusWrite 355
88% 393 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 75.1
4K Mixed 42
141% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 281
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 258
194% 261 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 95.9%
Great: 125%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
299GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 81 87 87 86 85 85 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 139
Write 134
Mixed 76
SusWrite 85
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.2
238% 1.67 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 107%
Seagate Backup+ Desk 2TB
486GB free
Firmware: 0342
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 171 172 172 171 173 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 128
Mixed 80.4
SusWrite 171
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 98.1%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
46% Average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 15.8
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 46%
Great: 53%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $581
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