Gateway DX4840

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 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 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 37.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics41.9% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive50.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory14GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 14GB 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.
SystemGateway DX4840  (all builds)
MotherboardGateway DX4840
Memory11.4 GB free of 14 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20100401
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 23 '17 at 22:27
Run Duration402 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7 860-$280
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz, turbo 2.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
37.2% Below average
1-Core 78.8
2-Core 153
55% 116 Pts
4-Core 217
8-Core 246
31% 232 Pts
64-Core 229
15% 229 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Zotac(19DA 1375) 2GB
CLim: 1468 MHz, MLim: 1757 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.0
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
41.9% Average
Lighting 140
Reflection 117
Parallax 128
42% 128 fps
MRender 82.9
Gravity 123
Splatting 84.6
42% 96.9 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vertex 4 128GB-$215
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
50.3% Above average
Read 211
Write 130
Mixed 162
37% 168 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 57.5
4K Mixed 20.2
86% 32.4 MB/s
DQ Read 186
DQ Write 170
DQ Mixed 80.9
87% 146 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 105%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$66
307GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
42.8% Average
Read 77.7
Write 71.8
Mixed 74.9
56% 74.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 0.32
4K Mixed 0.21
52% 0.36 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 70%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$53
395GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
36.9% Below average
Read 66.2
Write 62.2
Mixed 68.1
50% 65.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.21
4K Mixed 0.26
77% 0.7 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 59%
WD My Book 1234 3TB
429GB free, PID 1234
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
15.1% Very poor
Read 27.4
Write 23
Mixed 24.6
32% 25 MB/s
4K Read 0.77
4K Write 1.94
4K Mixed 0.27
78% 0.99 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 15.1%
Great: 59%
WDC WD5000AAKB-00H8A 500GB
289GB free, PID 0351
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
13.2% Very poor
Read 26.7
Write 21.5
Mixed 13
24% 20.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.4
66% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 13.2%
Great: 15%
General UDisk 8GB
8GB free, PID 1234
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
4.81% Terrible
Read 15.4
Write 5.79
Mixed 6.86
10% 9.36 MB/s
4K Read 5.51
4K Write 0.004
4K Mixed 0.002
21% 1.84 MB/s
Poor: 2%
This bench: 4.81%
Great: 6%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 99U5471-020.A00LF 0198 99U5403-034.A00LF 0198 99U5458-001.A00LF 0198 99U5403-034.A00LF 14GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
42.1% Average
MC Read 15.4
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 12.7
40% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 12.5
SC Write 12.1
SC Mixed 12.9
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 60
67% 60 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical DX4840 Builds (Compare 292 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 11%
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Desktop
Desktop 39%
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Workstation
Workstation 20%
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System: Gateway DX4840

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 30% - Below average Total price: $242
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