Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 47.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot Drive74% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory18.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 16 '19 at 23:49
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8320-$163
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
47.8% Average
1-Core 69.4
2-Core 137
49% 103 Pts
4-Core 270
8-Core 433
45% 352 Pts
64-Core 434
29% 434 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 47.8%
Great: 51%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$107
326GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 337 327 320 304 315 302 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
74% Very good
Read 299
Write 290
Mixed 250
SusWrite 318
65% 289 MB/s
4K Read 30.2
4K Write 63.2
4K Mixed 37.8
128% 43.7 MB/s
DQ Read 36
DQ Write 92.6
DQ Mixed 47.2
41% 58.6 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 74%
Great: 135%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$69
464GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 76 80 80 80 79 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 146
Write 139
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 78.9
83% 113 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.6
171% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 106%
Seagate ST3250410AS 250GB-$97
173GB free
Firmware: 4.AAA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 76 79 79 80 79 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
47.4% Average
Read 86.5
Write 63.3
Mixed 48.7
SusWrite 78.8
51% 69.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
138% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 55%
WD My Passport 0827 3TB
2.5TB free, PID 0827
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 107 108 110 109 110 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 114
Write 107
Mixed 58.8
SusWrite 109
129% 97.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
105% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1866 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
43.1% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 14.7
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.1
27% 9.47 GB/s
Latency 76.1
53% 76.1 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 107%
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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 25,813 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $430
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