Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 48%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 46.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics63.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive30.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Very high background CPU (38%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit färger
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime4.2 Days
Run DateApr 21 '17 at 18:59
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 38%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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-$104
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
46.2% Average
SC Int 68
SC Float 61.2
SC Mixed 64.9
52% 64.7 Pts
QC Int 228
QC Float 206
QC Mixed 223
50% 219 Pts
MC Int 346
MC Float 321
MC Mixed 375
52% 348 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
Device(0000 0000) 3GB
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
63.1% Good
Lighting 188
Reflection 164
Parallax 190
58% 181 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 183
Splatting 148
66% 156 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$85
115GB free
Firmware: 0C3FD6SD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port
30.2% Below average
Read 271
Write 87.7
Mixed 172
39% 177 MB/s
4K Read 13
4K Write 22.3
4K Mixed 8.63
43% 14.7 MB/s
DQ Read 26.3
DQ Write 35.3
DQ Mixed 5.5
11% 22.4 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 30.2%
Great: 70%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$70
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
97.3% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 171
Mixed 162
126% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.35
4K Mixed 0.29
78% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 97.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
45.3% Average
MC Read 18.2
MC Write 14
MC Mixed 16.2
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 7.5
SC Mixed 11.7
28% 9.63 GB/s
Latency 68
59% 68 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 111%
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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 7,715 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $415
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