Gigabyte GA-F2A88XM-D3H

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming 26%
Desktop 34%
Sail boat
Workstation 23%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 42%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics30.5% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-F2A88XM-D3H  (all builds)
Memory6.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151225
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 06 '17 at 04:12
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 Athlon II X4 750K-$84
P0, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.35 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
42% Average
SC Int 69
SC Float 59.8
SC Mixed 63.1
51% 64 Pts
QC Int 208
QC Float 183
QC Mixed 210
45% 200 Pts
MC Int 216
MC Float 185
MC Mixed 210
31% 203 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 42%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 260X-$120
MaxC: 1200 MHz, MaxM: 1600 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
30.5% Below average
Lighting 87.3
Reflection 85.4
Parallax 110
29% 94.4 fps
MRender 59.7
Gravity 78.1
Splatting 78.6
33% 72.1 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 750GB (2010)-$78
515GB free
Firmware: 0002SDM1 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
50.5% Above average
Read 91.4
Write 84.6
Mixed 71
62% 82.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 0.79
4K Mixed 0.14
51% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 59%
WD My Passport 2TB
451GB free, PID 0748
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
26.6% Poor
Read 62.3
Write 55.2
Mixed 45.3
68% 54.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.18
68% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 26.6%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905584-032.A 99U5584-005.A 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
33.5% Below average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 6.6
MC Mixed 11.6
33% 11.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 6.9
SC Mixed 10.7
25% 8.8 GB/s
Latency 83.4
48% 83.4 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 33.5%
Great: 33%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-F2A88XM-D3H Builds (Compare 1,194 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 16%
Desktop 46%
Workstation 27%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-F2A88XM-D3H - $73

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $223
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