Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 99%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 60%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics122% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive90.3% 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 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 13 '18 at 21:36
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$81
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
72.9% Very good
SC Int 99
SC Float 87.9
SC Mixed 95.7
75% 94.2 Pts
QC Int 380
QC Float 321
QC Mixed 360
80% 353 Pts
MC Int 549
MC Float 548
MC Mixed 628
86% 575 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega 64-$480
CLim: 1737 MHz, MLim: 1100 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.5.2
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
122% Outstanding
Lighting 209
Reflection 258
Parallax 630
112% 366 fps
MRender 206
Gravity 384
Splatting 324
130% 304 fps
Poor: 73%
This bench: 122%
Great: 131%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 120GB-$64
42GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
54.2% Above average
Read 495
Write 93.9
Mixed 166
54% 252 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 64.4
4K Mixed 15.9
84% 33.2 MB/s
DQ Read 78.8
DQ Write 98
DQ Mixed 29.8
39% 68.9 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 71%
Crucial BX100 500GB-$240
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
90.3% Outstanding
Read 509
Write 428
Mixed 426
101% 454 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 67.2
4K Mixed 34
118% 42.3 MB/s
DQ Read 170
DQ Write 155
DQ Mixed 80.4
83% 135 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 90.3%
Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
175GB free
Firmware: CC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 47% Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1600 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
53.8% Above average
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 17.2
MC Mixed 18.7
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.8
32% 11 GB/s
Latency 60.4
66% 60.4 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FX-GAMING Builds (Compare 1,603 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 55%
Desktop 55%
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $461
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