Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
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 59.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics64.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive87.1% 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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/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)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display4320 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime5.2 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 23:19
Run Duration199 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 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-8370-$146
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
59.2% Above average
SC Int 83.6
SC Float 75.5
SC Mixed 81.7
64% 80.3 Pts
QC Int 315
QC Float 270
QC Mixed 285
66% 290 Pts
MC Int 498
MC Float 443
MC Mixed 505
72% 482 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.71
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
64.1% Good
Lighting 198
Reflection 178
Parallax 214
63% 197 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 184
Splatting 123
65% 150 fps
Poor: 50%
This bench: 64.1%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$90
124GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
87.1% Excellent
Read 492
Write 369
Mixed 398
93% 420 MB/s
4K Read 34.5
4K Write 51.3
4K Mixed 35.1
124% 40.3 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 64.8
70% 118 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.1%
Great: 113%
PNY CS900 120GB SSD
71GB free
Firmware: CS900106 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
74.5% Very good
Read 424
Write 410
Mixed 430
94% 421 MB/s
4K Read 30
4K Write 59.2
4K Mixed 9.47
89% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 186
DQ Write 148
DQ Mixed 16.6
53% 117 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 74.5%
Great: 85%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$22
418GB free
Firmware: KC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
67.1% Good
Read 133
Write 102
Mixed 113
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.02
4K Mixed 0.79
133% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-12800CL9-4 Corsair CML8GX3M2A160 F3-12800CL9-4 Corsair CML8GX3M2A160 16GB
800, 667, 800, 667 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
50.6% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 18.4
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 13.2
31% 11 GB/s
Latency 67.4
59% 67.4 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 52%
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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 8,307 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $76

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $401
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