Gateway FX6840

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 59.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics66.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive43.9% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
SystemGateway FX6840  (all builds)
MotherboardGateway FX6840
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100517
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 02:58
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 Core i7 870-$300
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.95 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
59.4% Above average
SC Int 81
SC Float 90
SC Mixed 85.4
68% 85.5 Pts
QC Int 272
QC Float 297
QC Mixed 295
65% 288 Pts
MC Int 361
MC Float 385
MC Mixed 376
56% 374 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$190
MSI(1462 8A92) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1340 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.12.2
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
66.3% Good
Lighting 185
Reflection 172
Parallax 248
64% 202 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 195
Splatting 127
68% 156 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 120GB-$50
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFZ12.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 58 47 62 78 68 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
43.9% Average
Read 235
Write 229
Mixed 209
SusWrite 76.7
42% 187 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 45.7
4K Mixed 17.9
69% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 204
DQ Write 191
DQ Mixed 134
118% 176 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 43.9%
Great: 91%
Seagate ST3200822AS 200GB-$30
74GB free
Firmware: 3.02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 50 47 49 49 48 50 MB/s
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
29% Poor
Read 52
Write 19.6
Mixed 36.6
SusWrite 48.8
29% 39.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.7
127% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 29%
Great: 35%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$86
147GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 59 58 59 60 60 60 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 92.5
Write 93.1
Mixed 64.1
SusWrite 59.2
57% 77.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
145% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston ACR256X64D3U1333C9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
42% Average
MC Read 16
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 12.5
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 12.3
SC Write 11.2
SC Mixed 11.7
34% 11.7 GB/s
Latency 60.8
66% 60.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 42%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical FX6840 Builds (Compare 262 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

System: Gateway FX6840

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $370
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