Gigabyte GA-A520M DS3H AC

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
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 a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics15.2% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive97.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-A520M DS3H AC  (all builds)
Memory3.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200727
Uptime7.3 Days
Run DateMay 24 '21 at 21:36
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 12%

 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 Server
AMD Ryzen 5 PRO 4650G Graphics
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
85.8% Excellent
Memory 70.9
1-Core 139
2-Core 271
88% 160 Pts
4-Core 542
8-Core 769
85% 655 Pts
64-Core 910
61% 910 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.8%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 8 4000 (iGPU)
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 20.10.20
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
15.2% Very poor
Lighting 18.1
Reflection 16.2
Parallax 26.5
15% 20.3 fps
MRender 6.3
Gravity 22.2
Splatting 21.1
16% 16.5 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 15.2%
Great: 18%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$55
396GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKK1B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 416 446 461 466 465 467 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
97.4% Outstanding
Read 383
Write 458
Mixed 356
SusWrite 453
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 82.2
4K Mixed 36.4
136% 49.6 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 353
DQ Mixed 169
161% 247 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 97.4%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR4 3200 C16 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
37.1% Below average
MC Read 13.9
MC Write 12.3
MC Mixed 13.7
38% 13.3 GB/s
SC Read 5.1
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 11.9
25% 8.7 GB/s
Latency 99.3
40% 99.3 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 37.1%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-A520M DS3H AC Builds (Compare 218 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 62%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-A520M DS3H AC

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $509
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