Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics68.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88.7% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia 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  (all builds)
Memory21.4 GB free of 24 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140221
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '18 at 21:42
Run Duration107 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$190
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
58% Above average
SC Int 87.1
SC Float 75.6
SC Mixed 78.9
64% 80.5 Pts
QC Int 302
QC Float 260
QC Mixed 281
64% 281 Pts
MC Int 506
MC Float 442
MC Mixed 506
73% 485 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 58%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$310
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2256 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
68.9% Good
Lighting 223
Reflection 187
Parallax 197
66% 202 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 192
Splatting 152
71% 166 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$137
115GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 495
Write 386
Mixed 404
95% 428 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 50
4K Mixed 35.7
126% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 173
DQ Write 111
DQ Mixed 62.4
68% 115 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 115%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$90
2TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 198
Mixed 156
129% 172 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 5.3
4K Mixed 0.85
224% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 104%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung 2133 CL11 Ser Adata DDR3 2133 2133 CL11 Ser Adata DDR3 2133 24GB
800, 667, 800, 667 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
43.5% Average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 13.9
44% 15.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 11.7
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 45%
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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 10,657 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $523
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