Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (10th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 90 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 54.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics43.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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)
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
13 months ago, 13 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130715
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 18 '19 at 21:47
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-6300-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
54.4% Above average
Memory 79.9
1-Core 60.1
2-Core 106
53% 81.9 Pts
4-Core 162
8-Core 213
24% 187 Pts
64-Core 229
15% 229 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$395
Nvidia(10DE 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 430.86
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
43.8% Average
Lighting 162
Reflection 150
Parallax 178
43% 163 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 155
Splatting 109
44% 132 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 1TB-$114
681GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 320
Write 251
Mixed 290
64% 287 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 43.8
4K Mixed 31.3
101% 33.3 MB/s
DQ Read 27.2
DQ Write 77.7
DQ Mixed 34.1
31% 46.3 MB/s
Poor: 79% Great: 125%
StoreJet Transcend 1TB
883GB free, PID 7000
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 29.5
Write 28.2
Mixed 24.7
35% 27.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 3.6
4K Mixed 0.8
153% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 11% Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Dark-1600 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
39.4% Below average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 12.1
MC Mixed 14.2
40% 14 GB/s
SC Read 7.9
SC Write 7.6
SC Mixed 10.5
25% 8.67 GB/s
Latency 80.8
50% 80.8 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 50%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

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