Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 1%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 1%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 44%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics0.58% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-78LMT-S2  (all builds)
Memory2.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121019
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateJul 30 '21 at 22:05
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-4300-$90
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
44% Average
Memory 57.4
1-Core 63.2
2-Core 109
47% 76.6 Pts
4-Core 182
8-Core 161
24% 172 Pts
64-Core 153
10% 153 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 44%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI Radeon 3000 Graphics
Gigabyte(1458 D000) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
0.58% Terrible
Lighting 1
Reflection 0.7
Parallax 0.5
1% 0.73 fps
MRender 0.8
Gravity 0.3
Splatting 0.5
0% 0.53 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.58%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB (2007)-$30
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.03A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 43 38 24 5.5 11 13 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
18.7% Very poor
Read 42.1
Write 59.8
Mixed 40
SusWrite 22.5
31% 41.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.7
140% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 18.7%
Great: 52%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$29
465GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 110 108 112 111 110 110 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
63.7% Good
Read 112
Write 111
Mixed 61.6
SusWrite 110
72% 98.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 63.7%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
33.2% Below average
MC Read 14.5
MC Write 9.3
MC Mixed 12.5
35% 12.1 GB/s
SC Read 7.1
SC Write 6.5
SC Mixed 10.2
23% 7.93 GB/s
Latency 135
30% 135 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 33.2%
Great: 68%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-78LMT-S2 Builds (Compare 4,318 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2 - $59

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $333
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