Gigabyte GA-P61A-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 48.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics2.28% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (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.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a 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-P61A-D3  (all builds)
Memory3 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20120403
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 15 '19 at 14:36
Run Duration215 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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 i3-2120-$150
Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-2120 CPU @ 3.30GHz, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
48.9% Average
SC Int 87
SC Float 87.5
SC Mixed 87
70% 87.2 Pts
QC Int 215
QC Float 221
QC Mixed 223
50% 220 Pts
MC Int 216
MC Float 223
MC Mixed 225
33% 222 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 430
Device(0000 0000) 2GB
CLim: 700 MHz, MLim: 250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
2.28% Terrible
Lighting 6.9
Reflection 6.7
Parallax 5.4
2% 6.33 fps
MRender 6.1
Gravity 6.2
Splatting 5.5
2% 5.93 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.28%
Great: 5%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$22
71GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 65 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
22.5% Poor
Read 17.9
Write 41.5
Mixed 60.6
SusWrite 60
34% 45 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.5
110% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 22.5%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5403-065.A00LF 1x4GB
1 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
31.1% Below average
MC Read 10.1
MC Write 9.8
MC Mixed 9
28% 9.63 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 10.1
SC Mixed 9.6
28% 9.7 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 31.1%
Great: 35%
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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-P61A-D3 Builds (Compare 727 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-P61A-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 98% - Outstanding Total price: $220
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