Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
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 49.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics59.3% 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 Drive90.2% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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 (26%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 17:03
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 26%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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 FX-8350-$85
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
49.3% Average
SC Int 69.9
SC Float 60.9
SC Mixed 62.9
52% 64.6 Pts
QC Int 255
QC Float 222
QC Mixed 240
54% 239 Pts
MC Int 467
MC Float 443
MC Mixed 483
70% 464 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$374
Gigabyte(1458 36BC) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1418 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
59.3% Above average
Lighting 168
Reflection 170
Parallax 199
55% 179 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 164
Splatting 118
62% 144 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
238GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 497
Write 324
Mixed 392
90% 404 MB/s
4K Read 24.9
4K Write 56.8
4K Mixed 28.3
104% 36.7 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 53.4
62% 107 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 98%
Adata XPG SX6000 NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$39
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5-ab Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Read 507
Write 462
Mixed 506
110% 492 MB/s
4K Read 35.3
4K Write 57.3
4K Mixed 26
117% 39.5 MB/s
DQ Read 182
DQ Write 119
DQ Mixed 54.7
67% 119 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 140%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$42
930GB free
Firmware: CC49 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 174
Mixed 156
128% 171 MB/s
4K Read 0.88
4K Write 2.24
4K Mixed 0.36
118% 1.16 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 102%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D169DS3 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
49% Average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 17.6
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 13.1
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 49%
Great: 95%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 55%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 106% - Outstanding Total price: $358
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