Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (28th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 72 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 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 47.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics9.72% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive47.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory26.8 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 24 '18 at 08:42
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 33%

 PC Performing below expectations (28th 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-$72
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
47.1% Average
SC Int 68.7
SC Float 61
SC Mixed 63.7
52% 64.5 Pts
QC Int 238
QC Float 229
QC Mixed 230
53% 232 Pts
MC Int 412
MC Float 333
MC Mixed 394
57% 380 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI HD 4870
Asus(1043 026A) 512MB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.0
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
9.72% Terrible
Lighting 33.9
Reflection 25.1
Parallax 26.6
10% 28.5 fps
MRender 16.7
Gravity 24.8
Splatting 29.3
10% 23.6 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 9.72%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 330 Series 120GB-$146
55GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 300i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 85 75 74 71 73 113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 315
Write 101
Mixed 157
SusWrite 81.8
36% 164 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 38.2
4K Mixed 18.1
77% 26.2 MB/s
DQ Read 176
DQ Write 133
DQ Mixed 147
112% 152 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 82%
Toshiba P300 3TB-$85
440GB free
Firmware: MX6OACF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 102 98 98 103 106 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
58.1% Above average
Read 102
Write 94
Mixed 43.5
SusWrite 99.9
62% 85 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.6
130% 1 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 933 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
48.6% Average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 17
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 12.3
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 68.3
58% 68.3 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 106%
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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 13,603 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $345
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