Gigabyte GA-G31M-S2L

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 23%
Surfboard
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 17.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very poor.
Graphics0.47% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive39.7% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory4GB 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. 4GB 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-G31M-S2L  (all builds)
Memory1.5 GB free of 4 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20090601
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 12:58
Run Duration379 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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 E6550-$25
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 2 threads
Base clock 2.35 GHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
17.5% Very poor
SC Int 54.6
SC Float 26.9
SC Mixed 36.2
31% 39.2 Pts
QC Int 109
QC Float 52.7
QC Mixed 71.2
18% 77.6 Pts
MC Int 110
MC Float 53.3
MC Mixed 72.4
12% 78.5 Pts
Poor: 10%
This bench: 17.5%
Great: 18%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 7600 GS
Gainward(10B0 0801) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 309.8
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
0.47% Terrible
Lighting 4.6
Reflection 3
Parallax 1.7
1% 3.1 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.47%
Great: 0%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 250GB-$173
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
39.7% Below average
Read 210
Write 131
Mixed 113
33% 151 MB/s
4K Read 28.3
4K Write 27.2
4K Mixed 13.6
75% 23 MB/s
DQ Read 30.3
DQ Write 32.5
DQ Mixed 13.9
15% 25.6 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x2GB
2 of 2 slots used
4GB DIMM
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
18.5% Very poor
MC Read 6.1
MC Write 5.8
MC Mixed 5.7
17% 5.87 GB/s
SC Read 5.2
SC Write 6.2
SC Mixed 5.6
16% 5.67 GB/s
Latency 114
35% 114 ns
Poor: 11%
This bench: 18.5%
Great: 44%
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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 863 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: 36% - Below average Total price: $219
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