Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (74th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 26 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 60.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics29.7% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive59% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-UD3  (all builds)
Memory3 GB free of 4 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20131216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 17:32
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (74th 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-6300-$59
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
60.3% Good
SC Int 88.7
SC Float 78.8
SC Mixed 84.1
67% 83.9 Pts
QC Int 319
QC Float 273
QC Mixed 303
68% 298 Pts
MC Int 405
MC Float 359
MC Mixed 394
58% 386 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7790
Asus(1043 0456) 2GB
CLim: 1200 MHz, MLim: 1600 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.10.1
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
29.7% Poor
Lighting 85.8
Reflection 85.2
Parallax 110
29% 93.6 fps
MRender 60.8
Gravity 76.3
Splatting 77.4
30% 71.5 fps
Poor: 21%
This bench: 29.7%
Great: 28%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 250GB-$50
179GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 128 112 88 80 81 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
59% Above average
Read 321
Write 344
Mixed 285
SusWrite 102
59% 263 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 35.8
4K Mixed 39.9
116% 35.4 MB/s
DQ Read 41
DQ Write 87.3
DQ Mixed 51.1
43% 59.8 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 59%
Great: 127%
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$70
158GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 127 130 125 130 131 123 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Read 141
Write 119
Mixed 109
SusWrite 127
92% 124 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
210% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 73%
USB DISK 2.0 2GB
2GB free, PID 1f00
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 6.6 6.6 6.7 6.8 6.7 6.8 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
4.48% Terrible
Read 13.2
Write 5.5
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 6.7
9% 7.73 MB/s
4K Read 4.7
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
17% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 4.48%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x2GB
2 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
39.5% Below average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 13.1
MC Mixed 13.2
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 10.7
26% 9.27 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 10%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 44%
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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-UD3 Builds (Compare 3,157 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
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Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $409
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