Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 56.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics71% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive25.6% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime2.4 Days
Run DateNov 13 '17 at 21:07
Run Duration177 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-8320E-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
56.2% Above average
SC Int 77.4
SC Float 69
SC Mixed 74.5
59% 73.6 Pts
QC Int 295
QC Float 250
QC Mixed 277
62% 274 Pts
MC Int 489
MC Float 417
MC Mixed 478
69% 461 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$225
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
71% Very good
Lighting 222
Reflection 195
Parallax 208
67% 208 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 206
Splatting 163
74% 173 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 71%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD 128GB-$84
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.0.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
25.6% Poor
Read 347
Write 40
Mixed 98.7
35% 162 MB/s
4K Read 14
4K Write 9.18
4K Mixed 3.78
31% 9 MB/s
DQ Read 16.5
DQ Write 6.13
DQ Mixed 4.66
5% 9.1 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 25.6%
Great: 52%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$52
814GB free
Firmware: CC1H Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
49.2% Average
Read 80.1
Write 91.5
Mixed 84
64% 85.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.34
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.33
78% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 71%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$81
1TB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
75.8% Very good
Read 140
Write 124
Mixed 127
98% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.72
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.22
89% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 75.8%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMV4GX3M1A133 Kingston KHX2400C11D3/ 12GB
667, 800 MHz
4096, 8192 MB
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
31.4% Below average
MC Read 10.7
MC Write 10.3
MC Mixed 8.9
28% 9.97 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 9.9
27% 9.5 GB/s
Latency 68.4
58% 68.4 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 31.4%
Great: 27%
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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 12,677 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $353
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