Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 58.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics66.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive84.6% 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 2 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-990FX-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151105
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateSep 11 '16 at 00:39
Run Duration450 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-8320-$72
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
58.9% Above average
SC Int 83.2
SC Float 71.3
SC Mixed 74.9
61% 76.5 Pts
QC Int 322
QC Float 280
QC Mixed 296
68% 299 Pts
MC Int 514
MC Float 433
MC Mixed 499
72% 482 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 58.9%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$195
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver. 21.21.13.7270
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
66.2% Good
Lighting 188
Reflection 184
Parallax 222
62% 198 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 195
Splatting 134
69% 160 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 120GB-$82
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
84.6% Excellent
Read 445
Write 365
Mixed 399
90% 403 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 82.6
4K Mixed 21.1
111% 43.4 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 233
DQ Mixed 67.8
105% 200 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 96%
Intel SS DSA1M160G2LE 160GB
42GB free
Firmware: 2CV1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
41.5% Average
Read 247
Write 106
Mixed 149
37% 167 MB/s
4K Read 21.5
4K Write 54.7
4K Mixed 7.01
70% 27.7 MB/s
DQ Read 158
DQ Write 81.9
DQ Mixed 47.7
55% 95.9 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 42%
OCZ ARC 100 240GB-$120
40GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
89.9% Excellent
Read 411
Write 420
Mixed 426
94% 419 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 81.9
4K Mixed 27.9
119% 45.3 MB/s
DQ Read 292
DQ Write 248
DQ Mixed 75.2
109% 205 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 89.9%
Great: 101%
Seagate ST3500410AS 500GB
305GB free
Firmware: CC49 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
47.6% Average
Read 87.2
Write 78.8
Mixed 77.9
61% 81.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.34
4K Mixed 0.54
106% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 72%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$72
175GB free
Firmware: 80.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
38.6% Below average
Read 71
Write 63.5
Mixed 62.9
50% 65.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.46
4K Write 1.22
4K Mixed 0.18
62% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 38.6%
Great: 59%
Samsung HD642JJ 640GB-$40
27GB free
Firmware: 1AA0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
47% Average
Read 60.5
Write 103
Mixed 76.8
60% 80.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.36
4K Write 2.44
4K Mixed 0.48
113% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 47%
Great: 64%
TREK TDMINIG4 2GB
1GB free, PID 1208, the sims 3 usb is free with game
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
5.13% Terrible
Read 19.2
Write 4.32
Mixed 3.07
8% 8.88 MB/s
4K Read 5.69
4K Write 0.02
4K Mixed 0.02
22% 1.91 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.13%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
51.1% Above average
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 18.2
52% 18.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.8
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 54%
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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 1,590 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $439
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