Gigabyte GA-EP43-S3L

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 38%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft
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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 46.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics38.6% 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 Drive46.8% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-EP43-S3L  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20080922
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 11 '18 at 19:06
Run Duration88 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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 Core2 Quad Q9550-$270
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.85 GHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
46.4% Average
SC Int 82.5
SC Float 48.6
SC Mixed 61.4
51% 64.2 Pts
QC Int 331
QC Float 190
QC Mixed 245
58% 256 Pts
MC Int 331
MC Float 192
MC Mixed 244
39% 256 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 680-$360
Palit(1569 1181) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.93
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
38.6% Below average
Lighting 103
Reflection 80.8
Parallax 144
37% 110 fps
MRender 94.1
Gravity 115
Splatting 66.1
40% 91.8 fps
Poor: 40%
This bench: 38.6%
Great: 50%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$63
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
46.8% Average
Read 207
Write 189
Mixed 173
42% 190 MB/s
4K Read 27.5
4K Write 37.9
4K Mixed 17.8
84% 27.7 MB/s
DQ Read 31
DQ Write 49
DQ Mixed 17.8
20% 32.6 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 46.8%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
25% Poor
MC Read 7.9
MC Write 8
MC Mixed 7.7
22% 7.87 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 7.5
21% 7.4 GB/s
Latency 79.9
50% 79.9 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 25%
Great: 43%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-EP43-S3L Builds (Compare 235 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 28%
Raft
Workstation
Workstation 19%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-EP43-S3L

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $219
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $370Nvidia GTX 1070 $330Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $63
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $150Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $230Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $98
Intel Core i5-8600K $240Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti $808Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $94
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $125SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $830SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback