Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 58.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics68.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88.9% 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)
Memory20.9 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 23:27
Run Duration109 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-$126
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
58.8% Above average
SC Int 86.9
SC Float 71.9
SC Mixed 79.7
64% 79.5 Pts
QC Int 296
QC Float 254
QC Mixed 288
63% 279 Pts
MC Int 499
MC Float 427
MC Mixed 489
71% 472 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 2256 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
68.6% Good
Lighting 221
Reflection 184
Parallax 200
66% 202 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 188
Splatting 153
70% 165 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 68.6%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$121
133GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 495
Write 384
Mixed 404
95% 428 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 50
4K Mixed 35.9
127% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 62.8
69% 117 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 135%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$98
2TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
91.8% Outstanding
Read 127
Write 192
Mixed 155
119% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.85
4K Write 5.36
4K Mixed 0.85
229% 2.35 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 91.8%
Great: 110%
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)
43.1% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 13.9
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.1
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.8
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 43.1%
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 12,627 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $480
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