Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 68.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics47.6% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive172% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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-990FX-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 09 '17 at 06:15
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-9590-$127
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 5 GHz, turbo 5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
68.8% Good
SC Int 104
SC Float 85.8
SC Mixed 93.6
76% 94.6 Pts
QC Int 359
QC Float 296
QC Mixed 330
75% 329 Pts
MC Int 642
MC Float 544
MC Mixed 622
91% 603 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68.8%
Great: 69%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 380-$228
CLim: 1020 MHz, MLim: 1485 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.8.2
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
47.6% Average
Lighting 144
Reflection 138
Parallax 183
49% 155 fps
MRender 110
Gravity 126
Splatting 87.8
46% 108 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 48%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M8Pe NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$246
226GB free
Firmware: 1.06 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
172% Outstanding
Read 1,409
Write 1,119
Mixed 1,194
276% 1,240 MB/s
4K Read 39.3
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 28.7
151% 56.9 MB/s
DQ Read 41.7
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 27.9
34% 57.4 MB/s
Poor: 137%
This bench: 172%
Great: 244%
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 240GB-$110
208GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 490
Write 475
Mixed 481
108% 482 MB/s
4K Read 23.5
4K Write 69.2
4K Mixed 28.5
109% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 22.6
DQ Write 185
DQ Mixed 64
61% 90.6 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 992164 (99716 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
49.3% Average
MC Read 21.2
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 15.4
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 13.9
34% 11.8 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 49.3%
Great: 50%
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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 1,276 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FX-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $445
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