Gigabyte GA-EP35-DS4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 40.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics30.2% 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 Drive28.3% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-EP35-DS4  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20080725
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 16:47
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 Core2 Quad Q9650-$100
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 2.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
40.5% Average
SC Int 73
SC Float 43.3
SC Mixed 54.7
46% 57 Pts
QC Int 296
QC Float 171
QC Mixed 212
52% 226 Pts
MC Int 294
MC Float 171
MC Mixed 215
34% 227 Pts
Poor: 27%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
Gigabyte(1458 354E) 2GB
CLim: 1254 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
30.2% Below average
Lighting 79.9
Reflection 64
Parallax 104
27% 82.7 fps
MRender 69.6
Gravity 93.6
Splatting 59.9
32% 74.4 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 30.2%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$77
404GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1C2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 161 179 175 212 208 182 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
28.3% Poor
Read 161
Write 87
Mixed 74.3
SusWrite 186
28% 127 MB/s
4K Read 7.3
4K Write 18.1
4K Mixed 8.9
32% 11.4 MB/s
DQ Read 11.3
DQ Write 15.4
DQ Mixed 12.6
10% 13.1 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 28.3%
Great: 90%
4GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.3 10 10 10 10 9.9 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
5.39% Terrible
Read 16.1
Write 8.1
Mixed 4.3
SusWrite 9.7
12% 9.55 MB/s
4K Read 4
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
15% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.39%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
22.3% Poor
MC Read 7.3
MC Write 6.7
MC Mixed 6.6
20% 6.87 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 6.7
SC Mixed 7
19% 6.77 GB/s
Latency 84.4
47% 84.4 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 22.3%
Great: 43%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-EP35-DS4 Builds (Compare 202 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-EP35-DS4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $412
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