Gigabyte GA-P61A-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (79th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 21 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 76.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics27.9% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 10 is the most recent version of windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-P61A-D3  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130417
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 25 '17 at 10:13
Run Duration88 Seconds
Run User IRN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (79th 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 Core i5-3570
Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3570 CPU @ 3.40GHz, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
76.2% Very good
SC Int 103
SC Float 102
SC Mixed 104
82% 103 Pts
QC Int 393
QC Float 399
QC Mixed 398
90% 396 Pts
MC Int 396
MC Float 401
MC Mixed 397
60% 398 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 76.2%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 360-$98
MaxC: 1200 MHz, MaxM: 1625 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 16.12.2
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
27.9% Poor
Lighting 78
Reflection 85.7
Parallax 98.3
26% 87.3 fps
MRender 60.7
Gravity 68
Splatting 78.8
33% 69.2 fps
Poor: 21%
This bench: 27.9%
Great: 28%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
545GB free
Firmware: 80.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 158
Write 140
Mixed 132
108% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.27
4K Mixed 0.23
93% 1.04 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown EWB8GB681PAE-16IC 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 1600 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
35.1% Below average
MC Read 11.7
MC Write 11.7
MC Mixed 9.8
32% 11.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 11.6
SC Mixed 10.7
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 35.1%
Great: 35%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-P61A-D3 Builds (Compare 176 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-P61A-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $273
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