Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics28.4% 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 Drive88.6% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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-DS3P FX  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170713
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 20:28
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-8370-$146
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
66.8% Good
SC Int 93.2
SC Float 82.2
SC Mixed 86.6
70% 87.3 Pts
QC Int 327
QC Float 310
QC Mixed 334
73% 324 Pts
MC Int 551
MC Float 487
MC Mixed 546
79% 528 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 66.8%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Asus Radeon RX 560
Asus(1043 054B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1187 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.7
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
28.4% Poor
Lighting 77.2
Reflection 75.3
Parallax 117
28% 89.8 fps
MRender 58.6
Gravity 73.1
Splatting 71.5
28% 67.7 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 28.4%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
135GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
88.6% Excellent
Read 501
Write 379
Mixed 386
94% 422 MB/s
4K Read 35.5
4K Write 51.9
4K Mixed 35.2
126% 40.9 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 116
DQ Mixed 60.7
68% 117 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 88.6%
Great: 117%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$42
335GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
57.2% Above average
Read 100
Write 98.9
Mixed 95.5
74% 98.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.34
91% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 57.2%
Great: 62%
Seagate Expansion Desk 2TB
963GB free, PID 3320
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
61.1% Good
Read 160
Write 156
Mixed 126
186% 147 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.3
56% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/ Nanya M2X4G64CB8HG5 KHX1600C10D3/ Nanya M2X4G64CB8HG5 16GB
800, 800, 800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
51% Above average
MC Read 21.5
MC Write 16.6
MC Mixed 17.6
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 4.2
SC Mixed 13.9
27% 9.43 GB/s
Latency 64.3
62% 64.3 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-DS3P FX Builds (Compare 257 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $330
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