Gigabyte GA-A520M DS3H

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 82.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics15.3% 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 Drive224% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-A520M DS3H  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210423
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 08 '21 at 16:33
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 5800X-$380
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
82.7% Excellent
Memory 79.5
1-Core 166
2-Core 332
104% 192 Pts
4-Core 459
8-Core 1,069
92% 764 Pts
64-Core 1,716
115% 1,716 Pts
Poor: 86%
This bench: 82.7%
Great: 108%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
Asus(1043 85F5) 2GB
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
15.3% Very poor
Lighting 18.8
Reflection 18.5
Parallax 19.1
15% 18.8 fps
MRender 15.4
Gravity 19.8
Splatting 17.5
15% 17.6 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.3%
Great: 16%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Pcie SSD 256GB
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM13.3 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1267 662 365 365 365 365 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
224% Outstanding
Read 1,478
Write 1,267
Mixed 1,265
SusWrite 565
256% 1,144 MB/s
4K Read 39.2
4K Write 215
4K Mixed 80.7
277% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 835
DQ Write 1,184
DQ Mixed 842
683% 953 MB/s
Poor: 85%
This bench: 224%
Great: 217%
PNY USB 2.0 FD 8GB
3GB free, PID 007a
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.1 4.5 4.8 4.9 4.5 4.9 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
5.44% Terrible
Read 19.5
Write 3.3
Mixed 4.5
SusWrite 4.6
8% 7.97 MB/s
4K Read 6.8
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
25% 2.27 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.44%
Great: 7%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL16-20-20 D4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
68.9% Good
MC Read 30.6
MC Write 16.1
MC Mixed 25.6
69% 24.1 GB/s
SC Read 25.8
SC Write 16.1
SC Mixed 26.8
65% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 81.4
49% 81.4 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 107%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-A520M DS3H Builds (Compare 963 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 64%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-A520M DS3H

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $550
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