Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (76th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 24 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 53.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics22.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive57.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
9 months ago, 9 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime1.4 Days
Run DateJan 28 '17 at 23:54
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (76th 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 FX-8320-$99
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
53.6% Above average
SC Int 80
SC Float 69.6
SC Mixed 75.4
60% 75 Pts
QC Int 246
QC Float 225
QC Mixed 258
55% 243 Pts
MC Int 446
MC Float 381
MC Mixed 439
64% 422 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 750-$120
EVGA(3842 2758) 2GB
CLim: 1502 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
22.1% Poor
Lighting 67.1
Reflection 47.1
Parallax 60.3
20% 58.2 fps
MRender 53.9
Gravity 66.1
Splatting 43.9
24% 54.6 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 22.1%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra Plus 128GB-$126
68GB free
Firmware: X2316RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 371
Write 278
Mixed 298
70% 316 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 55.7
4K Mixed 12.3
82% 30.7 MB/s
DQ Read 24.4
DQ Write 58.2
DQ Mixed 12.5
18% 31.7 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 80%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
931GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
98.6% Outstanding
Read 163
Write 181
Mixed 166
128% 170 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 0.21
87% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 98.6%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR3 1866 DDR3 1866 DDR3 1866 DDR3 1866 16GB
667, 800, 667, 800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
44.7% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 15.4
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.6
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 71.9
56% 71.9 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 45%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-DS3P Builds (Compare 6,641 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $61

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $405
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