Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 3%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics6.22% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-78LMT-S2  (all builds)
Memory6.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20120508
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateAug 18 '19 at 18:28
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Athlon II X3 455-$90
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 3 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
52.6% Above average
Memory 74.2
1-Core 59.9
2-Core 122
53% 85.2 Pts
4-Core 180
8-Core 184
25% 182 Pts
64-Core 178
12% 178 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 52.6%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Gigabyte(1458 379B) 2GB
CLim: 1006 MHz, MLim: 490 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
6.22% Terrible
Lighting 7.73
Reflection 8
Parallax 9.09
6% 8.28 fps
MRender 5.43
Gravity 8.07
Splatting 8.22
6% 7.24 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 6.22%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST3250312CS 250GB-$90
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 69 70 76 74 76 75 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
48.2% Average
Read 94.6
Write 96.6
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 73.3
57% 78.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
154% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 48.2%
Great: 62%
Toshiba P300 1TB-$52
535GB free
Firmware: MS2OA8R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 71 76 74 77 76 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
66.7% Good
Read 158
Write 143
Mixed 32.9
SusWrite 74
74% 102 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
155% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 66.7%
Great: 106%
Hitachi TOURO Mobile 500GB
15GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 25 25 26 26 26 26 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
14.8% Very poor
Read 25.5
Write 25.9
Mixed 23.6
SusWrite 25.6
19% 25.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
104% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 14.8%
Great: 58%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing below potential (20th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
23.6% Poor
MC Read 8.7
MC Write 6.8
MC Mixed 7.4
22% 7.63 GB/s
SC Read 6.9
SC Write 6.2
SC Mixed 6.9
19% 6.67 GB/s
Latency 91.9
44% 91.9 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 23.6%
Great: 52%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-78LMT-S2 Builds (Compare 4,327 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
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Desktop
Desktop 68%
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Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-78LMT-S2 - $59

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $333
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