Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 32.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics32% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory3.1 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs, 1360 x 768 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111013
Uptime7.9 Days
Run DateJun 29 '19 at 23:58
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU0%

 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 Extreme
AMD FX-6100-$54
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
32.4% Below average
1-Core 60.5
2-Core 121
43% 90.6 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 239
28% 211 Pts
64-Core 247
17% 247 Pts
Poor: 24%
This bench: 32.4%
Great: 43%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270-$200
CLim: 945 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.5.2
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
32% Below average
Lighting 97.8
Reflection 76
Parallax 124
33% 99.4 fps
MRender 56.1
Gravity 85.1
Splatting 79.8
31% 73.7 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 32%
Great: 35%
Nvidia GTX 750-$120
MSI(1462 8A9C) 2GB
CLim: 1333 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 430.64
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
19.3% Very poor
Lighting 57
Reflection 41.3
Parallax 53.7
17% 50.7 fps
MRender 49.3
Gravity 57.3
Splatting 38.1
21% 48.2 fps
Poor: 16%
This bench: 19.3%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$52
231GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 21 33 31 40 18 24 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
33% Below average
Read 87
Write 57.5
Mixed 49.5
SusWrite 27.7
41% 55.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
153% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 33%
Great: 74%
Seagate Desktop 1.5TB
601GB free, PID 3300
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 22 21 22 22 22 22 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
11.4% Very poor
Read 36.5
Write 36.5
Mixed 19.7
SusWrite 21.8
37% 28.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.5
33% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 11.4%
Great: 20%
WD My Book 1230 3TB
424GB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 116 118 122 122 121 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
47.1% Average
Read 92.3
Write 89.7
Mixed 59
SusWrite 120
123% 90.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 0.9
115% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 60%
WD My Book 1230 4TB
378GB free, PID 1230
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 26 28 28 28 28 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
13.6% Very poor
Read 29.8
Write 28.3
Mixed 25.5
SusWrite 27.6
38% 27.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
64% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 13.6%
Great: 60%
SAMSUNG HD103SI 1TB
528GB free, PID 0c31
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 21 20 21 21 21 21 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
14.4% Very poor
Read 34.8
Write 35.8
Mixed 31.8
SusWrite 21.2
41% 30.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
81% 1 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 14.4%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
31.9% Below average
MC Read 11.3
MC Write 10.7
MC Mixed 10.2
31% 10.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 6.8
SC Mixed 9.8
23% 7.93 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 31.9%
Great: 59%
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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
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Desktop
Desktop 50%
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Workstation
Workstation 37%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 39% - Below average Total price: $690
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