Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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.
Graphics41.8% 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 Drive86.4% 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.
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 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)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150601
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 01:11
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st 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-8350-$116
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
58.8% Above average
SC Int 86.2
SC Float 75.9
SC Mixed 81.1
65% 81.1 Pts
QC Int 292
QC Float 246
QC Mixed 284
62% 274 Pts
MC Int 518
MC Float 441
MC Mixed 507
74% 488 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$155
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2077 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
41.8% Average
Lighting 129
Reflection 89.9
Parallax 129
40% 116 fps
MRender 91.4
Gravity 120
Splatting 89.8
43% 100 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 43%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk S3500G 500GB
367GB free
Firmware: X61110RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Read 382
Write 448
Mixed 422
94% 417 MB/s
4K Read 30.8
4K Write 77.6
4K Mixed 28.3
124% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 148
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 16.5
47% 102 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 113%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
45.9% Average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 14.3
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.8
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 13
31% 11 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 45.9%
Great: 51%
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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 2,590 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $417
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