Biostar A68MDE

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation 17%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 33.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics2.84% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive29.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 6 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardBiostar A68MDE  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20171127
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 11 '19 at 12:08
Run Duration120 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD A6-6400K APU-$81
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
33.5% Below average
1-Core 74.5
2-Core 117
47% 95.9 Pts
4-Core 122
8-Core 114
16% 118 Pts
64-Core 117
8% 117 Pts
Poor: 17%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 35%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 8470D
Biostar(1565 1708) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.2201.0
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
2.84% Terrible
Lighting 12.3
Reflection 11.6
Parallax 11.5
3% 11.8 fps
MRender 10.4
Gravity 9.4
Splatting 11.5
3% 10.4 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.84%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 120 GB 120GB
38GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE3600RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 52 39 38 51 48 33 MB/s
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
29.4% Poor
Read 248
Write 78
Mixed 76.3
SusWrite 43.3
24% 111 MB/s
4K Read 14.3
4K Write 16.6
4K Mixed 15.9
51% 15.6 MB/s
DQ Read 16.2
DQ Write 20.8
DQ Mixed 17.5
14% 18.2 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB-$35
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1866 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
30.1% Below average
MC Read 12.1
MC Write 6.3
MC Mixed 10.1
27% 9.5 GB/s
SC Read 7
SC Write 7.3
SC Mixed 9.2
22% 7.83 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 30.1%
Great: 67%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical A68MDE Builds (Compare 100 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 17%
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation 18%

Motherboard: Biostar A68MDE

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 10% - Very poor Total price: $38
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