Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 27.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics63.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive62.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130806
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 06 '19 at 16:03
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-9370-$180
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
27.4% Poor
1-Core 69
2-Core 122
46% 95.5 Pts
4-Core 63.9
8-Core 339
22% 201 Pts
64-Core 350
24% 350 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$210
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
63.2% Good
Lighting 263
Reflection 210
Parallax 240
67% 238 fps
MRender 145
Gravity 227
Splatting 171
59% 181 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$138
54GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 222 127 123 126 125 123 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 382
Write 340
Mixed 233
SusWrite 141
61% 274 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 52.1
4K Mixed 33.1
116% 38.6 MB/s
DQ Read 40.5
DQ Write 89.6
DQ Mixed 48.6
42% 59.6 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 107%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$50
725GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 126 128 127 131 127 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
73.1% Very good
Read 127
Write 126
Mixed 66.3
SusWrite 128
82% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 73.1%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
42.4% Average
MC Read 17
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 12.3
42% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 12.2
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 42.4%
Great: 50%
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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-D3P Builds (Compare 5,812 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $553
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