Gigabyte GA-F2A78M-HD2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 2%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 1%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 50.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.12% 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.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
15 months ago, 7 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-F2A78M-HD2  (all builds)
Memory3.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160119
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateNov 07 '20 at 10:52
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 above expectations (87th percentile)
50.5% Above average
Memory 83.4
1-Core 68.6
2-Core 106
56% 85.9 Pts
4-Core 106
8-Core 107
14% 106 Pts
64-Core 110
7% 110 Pts
Poor: 27%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 8470D
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 768MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
3.12% Terrible
Lighting 4.23
Reflection 4.58
Parallax 3.62
3% 4.15 fps
MRender 4.19
Gravity 3.27
Splatting 4.61
3% 4.02 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 3.12%
Great: 3%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
402GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 105 121 97 113 137 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
49.3% Average
Read 63.8
Write 103
Mixed 34.3
SusWrite 108
56% 77.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.4
97% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT51264BD160B 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
27.8% Poor
MC Read 11.2
MC Write 6.1
MC Mixed 9.8
26% 9.03 GB/s
SC Read 6
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 9.7
21% 7.27 GB/s
Latency 74.4
54% 74.4 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 27.8%
Great: 47%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-F2A78M-HD2 Builds (Compare 1,217 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 16%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-F2A78M-HD2

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $315
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