Gigabyte GA-F2A88X-UP4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 45.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics65.4% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB 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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-F2A88X-UP4  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140812
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 02:25
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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 A8-6600K APU-$124
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
45.3% Average
SC Int 79.8
SC Float 68.6
SC Mixed 73
59% 73.8 Pts
QC Int 223
QC Float 115
QC Mixed 218
42% 186 Pts
MC Int 226
MC Float 193
MC Mixed 219
32% 212 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1010 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
65.4% Good
Lighting 191
Reflection 153
Parallax 256
66% 200 fps
MRender 124
Gravity 163
Splatting 178
65% 155 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
107% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 178
Mixed 174
137% 182 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.24
84% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 107%
Great: 117%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 126
Write 109
Mixed 87.7
80% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 0.46
4K Mixed 0.19
43% 0.32 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
27.1% Poor
MC Read 10.4
MC Write 5.7
MC Mixed 10.3
25% 8.8 GB/s
SC Read 7.6
SC Write 6.9
SC Mixed 9.4
23% 7.97 GB/s
Latency 86.2
46% 86.2 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 27.1%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-F2A88X-UP4 Builds (Compare 191 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-F2A88X-UP4

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $205
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