Gigabyte GA-X48-DQ6

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 relatively low single core score, this CPU can handle email, light web browsing and basic audio/video playback, but it will struggle to handle CPU intensive tasks. Finally, with a gaming score of 22.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
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 (56%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
4 months ago, 4 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-X48-DQ6  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20080229
Uptime2.1 Days
Run DateMay 29 '18 at 23:36
Run Duration274 Seconds
Run User EGY-User
Background CPU 56%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core2 Quad Q6600-$154
Socket 775, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.4 GHz, turbo 2.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
22.2% Poor
SC Int 57.4
SC Float 26.1
SC Mixed 31.3
31% 38.3 Pts
QC Int 102
QC Float 57.2
QC Mixed 112
20% 90.1 Pts
MC Int 196
MC Float 102
MC Mixed 134
22% 144 Pts
Poor: 19%
This bench: 22.2%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 320GB (2007)-$19
24GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.0
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
47.6% Average
Read 83.9
Write 82
Mixed 77.2
61% 81 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 1.24
4K Mixed 0.22
70% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 59%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 16GB-$6
3GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
5.75% Terrible
Read 25.9
Write 3.93
Mixed 6.73
11% 12.2 MB/s
4K Read 4.6
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.008
18% 1.54 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 5.75%
Great: 24%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
13.8% Very poor
MC Read 5.9
MC Write 3.9
MC Mixed 2.8
12% 4.2 GB/s
SC Read 2.7
SC Write 3.5
SC Mixed 4.6
10% 3.6 GB/s
Latency 114
35% 114 ns
Poor: 15%
This bench: 13.8%
Great: 48%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-X48-DQ6 Builds (Compare 144 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 25%
Desktop 32%
Sail boat
Workstation 22%

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-X48-DQ6

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