Gigabyte GA-F2A78M-HD2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 1%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 28%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 1%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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 a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 26.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics3.18% 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.
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.
Very high background CPU (40%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-F2A78M-HD2  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160119
Uptime5.3 Days
Run DateSep 12 '19 at 20:11
Run Duration169 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 40%

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD A6-6400K APU-$81
P0, 1 CPU, 1 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
26.7% Poor
Memory 40.8
1-Core 34.7
2-Core 91.4
32% 55.6 Pts
4-Core 74.3
8-Core 77.1
10% 75.7 Pts
64-Core 79.1
5% 79.1 Pts
Poor: 26%
This bench: 26.7%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
Asus(1043 8572) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 450 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
3.18% Terrible
Lighting 4.13
Reflection 4.08
Parallax 4.06
3% 4.09 fps
MRender 4.19
Gravity 3.6
Splatting 5.78
3% 4.52 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.18%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HUA721010KLA330 1TB-$48
363GB free (System drive)
Firmware: GKAOAB0A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 49 53 48 60 55 57 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
33% Below average
Read 61
Write 58.5
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 53.7
39% 53.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 33%
Great: 47%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 498GB
464GB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 0.4 0.3 0.4 0.3 0.3 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 0.5
Write 0.2
SusWrite 0.3
0% 0.33 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
0% 0 MB/s
Poor: 29% Great: 93%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5403-083.A Samsung M378B5173BH0- 12GB
1333, 1600 MHz
8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
18.9% Very poor
MC Read 7.6
MC Write 5
MC Mixed 7.4
19% 6.67 GB/s
SC Read 4.5
SC Write 5.1
SC Mixed 5.2
14% 4.93 GB/s
Latency 198
20% 198 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-F2A78M-HD2 Builds (Compare 968 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-F2A78M-HD2

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