Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
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 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 48.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics30.1% 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 Drive41.1% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 1 month 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory6.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:16
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU9%

 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-$84
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
48.8% Average
SC Int 75.3
SC Float 67.7
SC Mixed 70.9
57% 71.3 Pts
QC Int 231
QC Float 214
QC Mixed 239
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 335
MC Float 288
MC Mixed 324
48% 315 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 260X-$120
Gigabyte(1458 2271) 2GB
CLim: 1188 MHz, MLim: 1625 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.6.2
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
30.1% Below average
Lighting 88
Reflection 85.8
Parallax 112
30% 95.4 fps
MRender 60.1
Gravity 77.9
Splatting 78.2
30% 72.1 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 30.1%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$60
16GB free
Firmware: 583ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
41.1% Average
Read 279
Write 111
Mixed 145
39% 178 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 46.6
4K Mixed 10.6
70% 26.1 MB/s
DQ Read 26.7
DQ Write 99.5
DQ Mixed 10.6
23% 45.6 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 64%
WD Blue 500GB (2007)-$55
66GB free
Firmware: 12.01C01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
46.5% Average
Read 78.3
Write 83.5
Mixed 28.1
46% 63.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.15
4K Mixed 0.4
109% 1.05 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
44.8% Average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 14.3
45% 15.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 7.6
SC Mixed 11.1
27% 9.5 GB/s
Latency 66.7
60% 66.7 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 44.8%
Great: 47%
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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 7,220 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 - $72

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $417
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