Gigabyte GA-990XA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 19%
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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 69.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics26.4% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive59.3% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990XA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20121026
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 23 '18 at 16:44
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User ISR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8120
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
69.9% Good
Memory 91.4
1-Core 73.2
2-Core 122
62% 95.6 Pts
4-Core 263
8-Core 476
46% 369 Pts
64-Core 481
32% 481 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 67%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7950-$290
Sapphire(174B E207) 3GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
26.4% Poor
Lighting 109
Reflection 68.3
Parallax 158
29% 112 fps
MRender 53
Gravity 101
Splatting 73.6
26% 75.9 fps
Poor: 27%
This bench: 26.4%
Great: 34%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD PLUS 480GB
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z31000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 111 109 105 107 111 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 394
Write 294
Mixed 230
SusWrite 109
57% 257 MB/s
4K Read 26.7
4K Write 52.1
4K Mixed 32.5
110% 37.1 MB/s
DQ Read 31.9
DQ Write 89.4
DQ Mixed 42.2
38% 54.5 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 107%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$52
479GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 108 109 107 111 111 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
70.8% Very good
Read 137
Write 122
Mixed 115
SusWrite 109
90% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.1
4K Mixed 0.8
180% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 87%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
49.7% Average
MC Read 21
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 17.4
51% 17.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 13.4
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 65.1
62% 65.1 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990XA-UD3 Builds (Compare 1,251 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990XA-UD3 - $120

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $476
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