Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 48.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics63.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20111013
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 11:09
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Six-Core
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
48.5% Average
SC Int 85.4
SC Float 50
SC Mixed 63.1
53% 66.2 Pts
QC Int 336
QC Float 198
QC Mixed 250
60% 261 Pts
MC Int 441
MC Float 268
MC Mixed 335
53% 348 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 48.5%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1288 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
63.2% Good
Lighting 177
Reflection 176
Parallax 246
62% 199 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 174
Splatting 128
64% 148 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$119
1TB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
97.6% Outstanding
Read 155
Write 185
Mixed 116
113% 152 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 3.14
4K Mixed 0.42
136% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 97.6%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$39
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC49 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
93.6% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 160
Mixed 158
122% 161 MB/s
4K Read 0.92
4K Write 1.91
4K Mixed 0.33
110% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 93.6%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 3x4GB
3 of 4 slots used
12GB DIMM
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
33.8% Below average
MC Read 14.8
MC Write 6.9
MC Mixed 12.8
33% 11.5 GB/s
SC Read 7.5
SC Write 6.6
SC Mixed 9.9
23% 8 GB/s
Latency 73.6
54% 73.6 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 33.8%
Great: 60%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FXA-UD3 Builds (Compare 9,372 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $442
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