Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (30th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 70 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 58.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics33.9% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive42.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150528
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '19 at 19:45
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing below expectations (30th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$163
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
58.4% Above average
Memory 81.4
1-Core 42.2
2-Core 88.1
47% 70.6 Pts
4-Core 193
8-Core 317
32% 255 Pts
64-Core 316
21% 316 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$170
CLim: 990 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.6.1
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
33.9% Below average
Lighting 119
Reflection 130
Parallax 165
31% 138 fps
MRender 105
Gravity 120
Splatting 84.5
34% 103 fps
Poor: 33%
This bench: 33.9%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$53
312GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61K1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 68 74 73 72 74 MB/s
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
42.5% Average
Read 270
Write 89.2
Mixed 221
SusWrite 71.5
36% 163 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 41.1
4K Mixed 22.9
82% 28 MB/s
DQ Read 28.1
DQ Write 64.9
DQ Mixed 31.9
28% 41.6 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 101%
Seagate ST3320613AS 320GB-$30
125GB free
Firmware: SD22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 68 74 74 74 74 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
46.5% Average
Read 89.7
Write 37.5
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 72.3
44% 59.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.6
106% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 66%
Seagate ST3250410AS 250GB-$97
231GB free
Firmware: 3.AAA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 75 78 80 82 81 MB/s
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
43.8% Average
Read 74.3
Write 56.2
Mixed 44.5
SusWrite 78.3
46% 63.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMV4GX3M1A160 Kingston KHX1600C10D3/ CMV4GX3M1A160 Kingston KHX1600C10D3/ 16GB
800, 800, 800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
43.4% Average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 15.7
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 7.6
SC Mixed 11.3
27% 9.3 GB/s
Latency 78
51% 78 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 43.4%
Great: 48%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FXA-UD3 Builds (Compare 18,092 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 40% - Below average Total price: $710
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