Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 79%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
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 56.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics99.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive52.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (16%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130205
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 09 '17 at 23:10
Run Duration186 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 16%

 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
AMD FX-8350-$95
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
56.9% Above average
SC Int 82.1
SC Float 71.1
SC Mixed 76
61% 76.4 Pts
QC Int 305
QC Float 257
QC Mixed 271
63% 278 Pts
MC Int 571
MC Float 467
MC Mixed 555
80% 531 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$447
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
99.2% Outstanding
Lighting 295
Reflection 292
Parallax 308
93% 298 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 296
Splatting 228
104% 242 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 99.2%
Great: 110%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Neutron XT 240GB-$170
106GB free
Firmware: SAFC01.1 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
52.7% Above average
Read 215
Write 375
Mixed 266
64% 285 MB/s
4K Read 20.3
4K Write 44.3
4K Mixed 9.96
67% 24.9 MB/s
DQ Read 21.8
DQ Write 61.5
DQ Mixed 9.91
17% 31.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 52.7%
Great: 102%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$80
4TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 74% Great: 109%
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016)-$80
4TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 74% Great: 109%
WD My Passport 0820 2TB
845GB free, PID 0820
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
16.2% Very poor
Read 30.4
Write 30.2
Mixed 27.8
38% 29.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.65
4K Mixed 0.22
65% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 16.2%
Great: 42%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
49.1% Average
MC Read 20.2
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 17.8
50% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 53%
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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 9,072 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $669
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