Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 35%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 41.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics40.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 (71%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory9.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130715
Uptime15.3 Days
Run DateApr 18 '19 at 15:38
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU 71%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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-8320-$95
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
41.7% Average
SC Int 60.5
SC Float 56.7
SC Mixed 58.6
47% 58.6 Pts
QC Int 215
QC Float 188
QC Mixed 206
46% 203 Pts
MC Int 276
MC Float 241
MC Mixed 290
40% 269 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
PowerColor(148C 3001) 3GB
CLim: 1030 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
40.1% Average
Lighting 125
Reflection 71.9
Parallax 168
44% 122 fps
MRender 56.7
Gravity 122
Splatting 79.4
38% 86 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$74
694GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 140 127 138 139 155 154 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 144
Write 162
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 142
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.2
235% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 108%
SanDisk SDDR-113 32GB
30GB free, PID a7c1
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 18 18 19 19 19 19 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
10.7% Very poor
Read 19
Write 18.3
Mixed 12
SusWrite 18.6
23% 17 MB/s
4K Read 3.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 1.9
112% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 10.7%
Great: 18%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 64GB-$10
55GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 20 19 20 19 19 19 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
21.4% Poor
Read 102
Write 47
Mixed 7
SusWrite 19.6
46% 44 MB/s
4K Read 8.5
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0.1
38% 2.9 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 21.4%
Great: 27%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
43.4% Average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 12.2
MC Mixed 16.2
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 10.5
26% 9 GB/s
Latency 78
51% 78 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 43.4%
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).

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Gaming
Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $639
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