Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 56.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics73.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120530
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateJan 07 '18 at 04:30
Run Duration211 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$90
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
56.7% Above average
SC Int 75
SC Float 71.6
SC Mixed 76.6
60% 74.4 Pts
QC Int 280
QC Float 253
QC Mixed 275
61% 269 Pts
MC Int 506
MC Float 407
MC Mixed 497
71% 470 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Zotac(19DA 1370) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1430 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.43
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
73.3% Very good
Lighting 232
Reflection 208
Parallax 228
71% 223 fps
MRender 161
Gravity 212
Splatting 146
75% 173 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 73.3%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Vertex 4 128GB-$150
23GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 380
Write 139
Mixed 204
53% 241 MB/s
4K Read 23.9
4K Write 65.7
4K Mixed 19.5
96% 36.4 MB/s
DQ Read 190
DQ Write 128
DQ Mixed 65.9
74% 128 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 104%
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB-$52
384GB free
Firmware: CC32 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
48.4% Average
Read 84.6
Write 84.3
Mixed 74.4
61% 81.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 0.86
4K Mixed 0.55
96% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 75%
Maxtor S TM3500630AS 500GB
203GB free
Firmware: 3.AA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
37.6% Below average
Read 67.3
Write 63.7
Mixed 50.6
45% 60.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.27
71% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 37.6%
Great: 41%
Hitachi HDS728080PLA380 80GB-$20
32GB free
Firmware: PF2O Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
28.2% Poor
Read 48.5
Write 49.2
Mixed 54.5
38% 50.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.71
4K Mixed 0.39
96% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 28.2%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
45.2% Average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 15.8
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 79%
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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 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $660
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