Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 49.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics30.8% 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 Drive47.1% 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory2.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 03:50
Run Duration118 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$70
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
49.9% Average
SC Int 78.3
SC Float 69.2
SC Mixed 75.2
59% 74.2 Pts
QC Int 251
QC Float 218
QC Mixed 241
54% 237 Pts
MC Int 330
MC Float 286
MC Mixed 322
47% 312 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX 560
XFX(1682 956D) 2GB
CLim: 1196 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.12.1
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
30.8% Below average
Lighting 87.7
Reflection 79.5
Parallax 110
30% 92.5 fps
MRender 63.8
Gravity 83
Splatting 78.7
32% 75.2 fps
Poor: 10%
This bench: 30.8%
Great: 32%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HyperX Fury 240GB-$137
157GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
47.1% Average
Read 281
Write 200
Mixed 202
51% 228 MB/s
4K Read 18.7
4K Write 54.5
4K Mixed 12
72% 28.4 MB/s
DQ Read 26.9
DQ Write 85.4
DQ Mixed 11.6
22% 41.3 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 77%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$49
896GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
98.7% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 173
Mixed 132
118% 159 MB/s
4K Read 1.31
4K Write 2.46
4K Mixed 0.36
140% 1.38 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 98.7%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown EWB4GB681PAE- 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
45.7% Average
MC Read 20
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 15.2
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.2
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 12
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 45.7%
Great: 46%
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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 8,176 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-DS3P - $76

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $411
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