Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 58.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics71.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive54.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime2 Days
Run DateJul 17 '17 at 23:22
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-8350-$115
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
58.3% Above average
SC Int 82.9
SC Float 72.6
SC Mixed 78
62% 77.8 Pts
QC Int 311
QC Float 268
QC Mixed 286
66% 289 Pts
MC Int 511
MC Float 418
MC Mixed 489
71% 472 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
71.9% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 198
Parallax 210
68% 211 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 212
Splatting 162
75% 174 fps
Poor: 63%
This bench: 71.9%
Great: 79%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$55
57GB free
Firmware: U21010RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
54.6% Above average
Read 361
Write 330
Mixed 341
77% 344 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 55.8
4K Mixed 2.79
66% 26.8 MB/s
DQ Read 26.8
DQ Write 66.3
DQ Mixed 2.89
15% 32 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 76%
Seagate ST32000646NS 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: G008 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 125
Write 134
Mixed 86.1
86% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.41
111% 1.09 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
30.8% Below average
MC Read 10.9
MC Write 10.2
MC Mixed 9.2
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 9
25% 8.6 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 33%
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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 6,669 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 - $61

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $396
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