Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 48.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics25.6% 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 Drive150% 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.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory29 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141007
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 16 '19 at 02:51
Run Duration187 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$105
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
48.1% Average
1-Core 76.8
2-Core 143
52% 110 Pts
4-Core 269
8-Core 478
47% 374 Pts
64-Core 474
32% 474 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7850-$174
MSI(1462 2730) 2GB
CLim: 1100 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.7.1
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
25.6% Poor
Lighting 97
Reflection 89.9
Parallax 124
26% 104 fps
MRender 64
Gravity 82.6
Splatting 94.4
25% 80.3 fps
Poor: 18%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 23%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$79
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 593 328 326 327 327 324 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
150% Outstanding
Read 1,254
Write 982
Mixed 860
SusWrite 371
193% 866 MB/s
4K Read 44.8
4K Write 88.7
4K Mixed 58.1
189% 63.9 MB/s
DQ Read 478
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 440
322% 424 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 150%
Great: 274%
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$54
223GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 282 281 281 270 265 263 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 33% Great: 74%
Seagate ST32000542AS 2TB-$90
612GB free
Firmware: CC34
SusWrite @10s intervals: 54 56 54 53 55 56 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
45% Average
Read 102
Write 97
Mixed 57.4
SusWrite 54.7
57% 77.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 45%
Great: 62%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
860GB free
Firmware: 0304
SusWrite @10s intervals: 29 30 30 30 30 30 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
17.2% Very poor
Read 29.8
Write 28.8
Mixed 27
SusWrite 29.6
21% 28.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 17.2%
Great: 67%
Seagate ST32000542AS 2TB-$90
1TB free
Firmware: CC95
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 91 90 89 91 92 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
51.5% Above average
Read 89.7
Write 45.5
Mixed 51
SusWrite 89.6
51% 68.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 1
168% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 62%
JMicron 250GB
0GB free, PID 2561
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Read 43.3
Write 15.5
Mixed 27
32% 28.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.5
52% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 9% Great: 172%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
44.2% Average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 15.2
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 11.6
28% 10 GB/s
Latency 71.6
56% 71.6 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 105%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FXA-UD3 Builds (Compare 13,203 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 33% - Below average Total price: $690
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