Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 55%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics79.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130715
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 12 '19 at 02:14
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 33%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-$60
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
55% Above average
SC Int 82.6
SC Float 73
SC Mixed 74.5
61% 76.7 Pts
QC Int 300
QC Float 244
QC Mixed 268
61% 270 Pts
MC Int 504
MC Float 397
MC Mixed 473
69% 458 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 55%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 590-$260
PowerColor(148C 2391) ≥ 4GB; red devil
CLim: 1576 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.8.1
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Lighting 228
Reflection 197
Parallax 340
83% 255 fps
MRender 161
Gravity 223
Splatting 146
77% 176 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 85%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$34
247GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 33 65 57 53 87 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
48.3% Average
Read 112
Write 88
Mixed 70.5
SusWrite 56
60% 81.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.4
101% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 2133 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
44.3% Average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 15.6
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.2
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 10.8
27% 9.57 GB/s
Latency 72.4
55% 72.4 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 55%
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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-990FXA-UD3 Builds (Compare 10,615 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $612
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