Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2L

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 24.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
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.
Memory3GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 3GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
SystemGigabyte G31M-ES2L
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G31M-S2L  (all builds)
Memory0.6 GB free of 3 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20090205
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 15:35
Run Duration443 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core2 Duo E7400-$26
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
24.4% Poor
SC Int 67.5
SC Float 40.6
SC Mixed 50.5
42% 52.9 Pts
QC Int 135
QC Float 78.6
QC Mixed 99.4
24% 104 Pts
MC Int 135
MC Float 79.3
MC Mixed 101
16% 105 Pts
Poor: 13%
This bench: 24.4%
Great: 27%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Maxtor STM3160813AS 160GB
8GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MC1H Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 95.3
Write 88.7
Mixed 29.4
52% 71.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.49
4K Mixed 0.33
80% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 63%
Kingston DataTraveler 2.0 16GB
14GB free, PID 6544
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
5.82% Terrible
Read 28.5
Write 2.59
Mixed 4.46
10% 11.9 MB/s
4K Read 4.63
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.008
18% 1.55 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.82%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3GB
null MHz
1024, 2048 MB
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
16.3% Very poor
MC Read 5.3
MC Write 5.2
MC Mixed 4.6
14% 5.03 GB/s
SC Read 4.8
SC Write 5.4
SC Mixed 4.6
14% 4.93 GB/s
Latency 115
35% 115 ns
Poor: 8%
This bench: 16.3%
Great: 22%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-G31M-S2L Builds (Compare 894 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 27%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2L

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 38% - Below average Total price: $201
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