Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 11%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 49.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics21.2% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive43% 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Sub-optimal background CPU (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU. CPU throttled at 61% by Windows. Ensure maximum processor state is set to 100% via Settings > System > Power & sleep > Additional power settings > Change plan settings > Change advanced power settings > Processor power management > Maximum processor state.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20120530
Uptime6.8 Days
Run DateJun 20 '18 at 17:36
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 18%
CPU Throttled 61%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8150-$250
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 2.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
49.9% Average
Memory 74.6
1-Core 36.7
2-Core 71.8
42% 61 Pts
4-Core 139
8-Core 222
23% 180 Pts
64-Core 248
17% 248 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
Asus(1043 8422) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
21.2% Poor
Lighting 23.6
Reflection 21.1
Parallax 25.6
19% 23.4 fps
MRender 32.4
Gravity 28.8
Splatting 23.1
24% 28.1 fps
Poor: 20%
This bench: 21.2%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 90GB-$110
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 501ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
43% Average
Read 465
Write 110
Mixed 179
54% 252 MB/s
4K Read 15
4K Write 34.6
4K Mixed 11
55% 20.2 MB/s
DQ Read 16.5
DQ Write 38.7
DQ Mixed 8.2
12% 21.1 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 43%
Great: 77%
WD Green 1TB (2011)-$42
421GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Read 129
Write 116
Mixed 106
88% 117 MB/s
4K Read 0.48
4K Write 2.57
4K Mixed 0.22
92% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
25.7% Poor
MC Read 8.8
MC Write 8.7
MC Mixed 8
24% 8.5 GB/s
SC Read 6.7
SC Write 5.8
SC Mixed 8
20% 6.83 GB/s
Latency 91.3
44% 91.3 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 25.7%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FXA-UD3 Builds (Compare 6,990 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $530
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