Gigabyte GA-990XA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 54.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics35.5% 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 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 (57th 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-8120
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
54.2% Above average
SC Int 76.4
SC Float 69.6
SC Mixed 73.2
58% 73.1 Pts
QC Int 273
QC Float 252
QC Mixed 263
60% 262 Pts
MC Int 496
MC Float 434
MC Mixed 481
71% 470 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 53%
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 expectations (27th percentile)
35.5% Below average
Lighting 109
Reflection 68.3
Parallax 158
39% 112 fps
MRender 53
Gravity 101
Splatting 73.6
33% 75.9 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 44%
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 (6th 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: 59%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 105%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$79
479GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 108 109 107 111 111 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th 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: 38%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (83rd 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: 18%
This bench: 49.7%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990XA-UD3 Builds (Compare 5,553 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 91% - Outstanding Total price: $564
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