Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 62.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics26.6% 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 Drive45.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory6.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140909
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 27 '17 at 21:07
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-8320-$90
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
62.2% Good
SC Int 87
SC Float 78
SC Mixed 83.4
66% 82.8 Pts
QC Int 311
QC Float 274
QC Mixed 302
67% 295 Pts
MC Int 570
MC Float 485
MC Mixed 557
81% 537 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6950-$290
Sapphire(174B 186B) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
26.6% Poor
Lighting 97.1
Reflection 59
Parallax 82.2
28% 79.4 fps
MRender 42.9
Gravity 72.1
Splatting 64
25% 59.7 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 26.6%
Great: 27%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$55
94GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 600ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
45.1% Average
Read 301
Write 124
Mixed 171
44% 199 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 64
4K Mixed 9.54
80% 31.9 MB/s
DQ Read 20.8
DQ Write 103
DQ Mixed 9.24
23% 44.5 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 74%
WD WD5000LUCT-63C26Y0 500GB
465GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
59.7% Above average
Read 107
Write 101
Mixed 101
78% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.24
84% 0.88 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 59.7%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
46.8% Average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 15.7
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 13.4
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 43%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FXA-UD3 Builds (Compare 9,413 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
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: 75% - Very good Total price: $645
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