Gigabyte GA-970A-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 44%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 43.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics60.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive76.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120706
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 12:10
Run Duration90 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing as expected (54th 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-4100-$110
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
43.5% Average
SC Int 64.9
SC Float 63.6
SC Mixed 64.4
51% 64.3 Pts
QC Int 218
QC Float 193
QC Mixed 219
48% 210 Pts
MC Int 219
MC Float 191
MC Mixed 216
31% 209 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 780-$329
MSI(1462 2980) 3GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
60.1% Good
Lighting 162
Reflection 125
Parallax 202
55% 163 fps
MRender 139
Gravity 192
Splatting 108
64% 146 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 69%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$137
97GB free
Firmware: EMT0
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
76.5% Very good
Read 466
Write 369
Mixed 384
90% 406 MB/s
4K Read 33
4K Write 45.6
4K Mixed 25.2
106% 34.6 MB/s
DQ Read 51.5
DQ Write 90.8
DQ Mixed 31.5
35% 57.9 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 76.5%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
48% Average
MC Read 20.6
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 18
49% 17.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.4
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 71.4
56% 71.4 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 48%
Great: 58%
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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-D3 Builds (Compare 2,571 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $596
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