Gigabyte GA-AB350M-Gaming 3-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics7.42% 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (66%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
SystemGigabyte AB350M-Gaming 3
MotherboardGigabyte GA-AB350M-Gaming 3-CF  (all builds)
Memory1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170407
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 01 '18 at 22:32
Run Duration103 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 66%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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 Ryzen 5 1500X-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
65.4% Good
SC Int 90.5
SC Float 103
SC Mixed 101
78% 98.1 Pts
QC Int 318
QC Float 326
QC Mixed 314
72% 319 Pts
MC Int 380
MC Float 474
MC Mixed 411
63% 422 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 65.4%
Great: 84%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 240
XFX(1682 7240) 2GB
CLim: 780 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
7.42% Terrible
Lighting 21.5
Reflection 22.2
Parallax 29
8% 24.2 fps
MRender 15.2
Gravity 18.9
Splatting 18.5
7% 17.5 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 7.42%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$22
110GB free
Firmware: KC66 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
54.2% Above average
Read 97.2
Write 92
Mixed 45.3
58% 78.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.23
4K Write 0.61
4K Mixed 0.13
36% 0.33 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 54.2%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2133 C14 Series 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
39.2% Below average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 12.5
38% 13.2 GB/s
SC Read 13.9
SC Write 13.4
SC Mixed 11.8
37% 13 GB/s
Latency 91
44% 91 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 81%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-AB350M-Gaming 3-CF Builds (Compare 2,408 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-AB350M-Gaming 3-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $770
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