Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics52.2% 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)
Boot Drive136% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory27.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160406
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateNov 08 '19 at 16:37
Run Duration207 Seconds
Run User FIN-User
Background CPU 40%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8370-$153
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
68.3% Good
Memory 87
1-Core 74.9
2-Core 139
63% 100 Pts
4-Core 269
8-Core 479
47% 374 Pts
64-Core 517
35% 517 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$325
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.10.1
Performing below potential (30th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
52.2% Above average
Lighting 66
Reflection 59.5
Parallax 78.9
54% 68.1 fps
MRender 60
Gravity 57.3
Splatting 76.2
37% 64.5 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA2000M8500G 500GB
235GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S5Z42102
SusWrite @10s intervals: 500 509 523 524 526 522 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
136% Outstanding
Read 930
Write 858
Mixed 111
SusWrite 518
134% 604 MB/s
4K Read 37.7
4K Write 76.3
4K Mixed 48
159% 54 MB/s
DQ Read 471
DQ Write 324
DQ Mixed 218
211% 338 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 136%
Great: 279%
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$100
571GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 292 318 298 288 344 359 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
83.4% Excellent
Read 418
Write 353
Mixed 384
SusWrite 317
83% 368 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 37.1
119% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 170
DQ Mixed 5.3
63% 152 MB/s
Poor: 82%
This bench: 83.4%
Great: 135%
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$65
40GB free
Firmware: 605ABBF2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 171 152 174 188 171 177 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
63.1% Good
Read 280
Write 257
Mixed 260
SusWrite 172
54% 242 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 58.7
4K Mixed 29.2
100% 36.3 MB/s
DQ Read 214
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 181
150% 213 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 933 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47.1% Average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 17
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 12.4
28% 9.97 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FX-GAMING Builds (Compare 588 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $415
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