Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 61.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics44.4% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive64.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141028
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 18 '17 at 01:19
Run Duration87 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-$80
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
61.1% Good
SC Int 92.2
SC Float 78.6
SC Mixed 85
68% 85.3 Pts
QC Int 316
QC Float 276
QC Mixed 305
68% 299 Pts
MC Int 415
MC Float 370
MC Mixed 416
60% 400 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
Sapphire(174B 3000) 3GB
CLim: 950 MHz, MLim: 1425 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
44.4% Average
Lighting 139
Reflection 80.1
Parallax 186
48% 135 fps
MRender 61.9
Gravity 135
Splatting 87.9
42% 95 fps
Poor: 39%
This bench: 44.4%
Great: 52%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial_FCCT256MX100SSD1 256GB
195GB free
Firmware: MU02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
64.1% Good
Read 475
Write 291
Mixed 354
83% 373 MB/s
4K Read 22.2
4K Write 41.7
4K Mixed 17.9
79% 27.3 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 45.5
DQ Mixed 53.1
47% 72.6 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 94%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-10666CL9-4 F3-10666CL9-4 Hynix HMT351U6BFR8C Hynix HMT351U6BFR8C 16GB
667, 667, 667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
45% Average
MC Read 18.1
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 15.6
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 12.8
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
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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-D3P Builds (Compare 2,626 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-D3P - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $427
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