Gigabyte GA-P55A-UD5

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 17%
Desktop 46%
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 48.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics10.2% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive70.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 11 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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-P55A-UD5  (all builds)
Memory27.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20091120
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 11 '17 at 08:18
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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 Core i7 860-$280
Socket 1156, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 2.8 GHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
48.1% Average
SC Int 67.9
SC Float 74.3
SC Mixed 71
57% 71.1 Pts
QC Int 217
QC Float 226
QC Mixed 229
51% 224 Pts
MC Int 342
MC Float 376
MC Mixed 363
54% 360 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GTX 285
EVGA(3842 1180) 1GB
Ram: 1GB, Driver: 342.0
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
10.2% Very poor
Lighting 40.1
Reflection 25.6
Parallax 19.5
10% 28.4 fps
MRender 20.7
Gravity 32.5
Splatting 16.4
10% 23.2 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 10.2%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$121
244GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
70.3% Very good
Read 375
Write 190
Mixed 156
53% 240 MB/s
4K Read 33.8
4K Write 43.8
4K Mixed 32.8
116% 36.8 MB/s
DQ Read 205
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 87.2
88% 145 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 135%
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
13GB free
Firmware: EXT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
65% Good
Read 262
Write 179
Mixed 183
46% 208 MB/s
4K Read 42.1
4K Write 56.5
4K Mixed 23.9
124% 40.8 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 53.5
68% 121 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 65%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
Performing below potential (18th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
44.4% Average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 14.7
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 10.5
SC Mixed 12.4
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 64.4
62% 64.4 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 117%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-P55A-UD5 Builds (Compare 95 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 19%
Desktop 49%
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-P55A-UD5

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $365
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