Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 57.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics49.6% 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 Drive189% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '20 at 03:16
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8370-$153
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
57.4% Above average
1-Core 86.3
2-Core 171
61% 129 Pts
4-Core 314
8-Core 561
55% 437 Pts
64-Core 568
38% 568 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$428
EVGA(3842 1970) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 436.48
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
49.6% Average
Lighting 168
Reflection 143
Parallax 145
44% 152 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 176
Splatting 121
50% 149 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$210
376GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 314 893 989 958 972 955 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
189% Outstanding
Read 1,343
Write 950
Mixed 1,018
SusWrite 847
233% 1,040 MB/s
4K Read 54.3
4K Write 97.9
4K Mixed 67.9
221% 73.4 MB/s
DQ Read 352
DQ Write 302
DQ Mixed 335
249% 330 MB/s
Poor: 224%
This bench: 189%
Great: 378%
Generic STORAGE DEVICE 16GB
14GB free, PID 0745
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 14 12 12 11 12 12 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
12.1% Very poor
Read 23.8
Write 7.2
Mixed 13.7
SusWrite 12
17% 14.2 MB/s
4K Read 3.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 2.1
143% 2.47 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 12.1%
Great: 20%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 2133 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
54.4% Above average
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 17.3
MC Mixed 18.7
56% 19.5 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 14.3
34% 11.9 GB/s
Latency 62.7
64% 62.7 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 54.4%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FX-GAMING Builds (Compare 2,668 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $471
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