Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 68.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive76% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111209
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '21 at 17:21
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8150-$250
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
68.2% Good
Memory 84.8
1-Core 68.5
2-Core 143
61% 98.8 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 501
49% 390 Pts
64-Core 521
35% 521 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$70
387GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 372 372 372 375 375 363 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
76% Very good
Read 404
Write 373
Mixed 315
SusWrite 371
82% 366 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 50.8
4K Mixed 28.6
113% 37.3 MB/s
DQ Read 36.5
DQ Write 90.7
DQ Mixed 55.2
44% 60.8 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 76%
Great: 130%
OCZ Vertex 3 120GB-$116
22GB free
Firmware: 2.15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 101 99 88 90 101 92 MB/s
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
53.6% Above average
Read 223
Write 134
Mixed 154
SusWrite 94.9
34% 151 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 59.7
4K Mixed 33.3
115% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 34.4
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 37.4
38% 59.5 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 81%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
51.7% Above average
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 16.9
MC Mixed 17.3
53% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 9.6
SC Mixed 14.3
33% 11.5 GB/s
Latency 72.2
55% 72.2 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 51.7%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FXA-UD3 Builds (Compare 6,733 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $520
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