Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 87%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 49.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics141% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
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-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 21 '20 at 18:33
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core-$253
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
49.1% Average
1-Core 76.5
2-Core 147
53% 112 Pts
4-Core 263
8-Core 364
41% 314 Pts
64-Core 363
24% 363 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Nvidia(10DE 1B06) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
141% Outstanding
Lighting 439
Reflection 478
Parallax 568
115% 495 fps
MRender 267
Gravity 551
Splatting 292
143% 370 fps
Poor: 78%
This bench: 141%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
0GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 179 173 182 192 181 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 190
Write 170
Mixed 38.7
SusWrite 181
105% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
132% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
VendorCo ProductCode 32GB
0GB free, PID 5678
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1 3.5 1.9 3 2.8 1.9 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
3.68% Terrible
Read 17.7
Write 0.5
Mixed 1.5
SusWrite 2.3
5% 5.5 MB/s
4K Read 2.6
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
10% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 1%
This bench: 3.68%
Great: 9%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown PSD38G16002 Nanya M2Y2G64CB8HC5 Kingston KHX1866C10D3/ Nanya M2Y2G64CB8HC5 16GB
800, 667, 933, 667 MHz
8192, 2048, 4096, 2048 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
40.5% Average
MC Read 16
MC Write 11.6
MC Mixed 14.2
40% 13.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.7
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 69
58% 69 ns
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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 28,799 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 - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $451
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