Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD5

Performance Results

Gaming 27%
Desktop 64%
Workstation 22%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (20th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 80 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 58.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics42.7% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive52.5% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (61%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-990FXA-UD5  (all builds)
Memory3.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130123
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 25 '18 at 01:26
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 61%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Memory 78.7
1-Core 53.1
2-Core 102
51% 78.1 Pts
4-Core 206
8-Core 308
33% 257 Pts
64-Core 384
26% 384 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$234
Asus(1043 04FD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1266 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing below potential (25th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
42.7% Average
Lighting 51.8
Reflection 63.3
Parallax 71.1
42% 62.1 fps
MRender 65
Gravity 52
Splatting 53.6
44% 56.8 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 42.7%
Great: 55%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
AMD 2+0 Stripe/RAID0 960GB
860GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.10
SusWrite @10s intervals: 481 180 170 159 157 150 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
52.5% Above average
Read 364
Write 822
Mixed 34.2
SusWrite 216
81% 359 MB/s
4K Read 2.1
4K Write 62
4K Mixed 12.4
52% 25.5 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 184
144% 197 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 145%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 2400 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
40.5% Average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 13.1
MC Mixed 14
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 6.5
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 8.2
20% 6.93 GB/s
Latency 83
48% 83 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 60%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-990FXA-UD5 Builds (Compare 1,405 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 39%
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Desktop 72%
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD5 - $192

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $642
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