Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 57.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.24% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive79.4% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170713
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 07:07
Run Duration88 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing as expected (60th 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-$81
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
57.3% Above average
SC Int 81.5
SC Float 72.8
SC Mixed 76.8
62% 77 Pts
QC Int 297
QC Float 254
QC Mixed 281
63% 277 Pts
MC Int 493
MC Float 435
MC Mixed 488
71% 472 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 5570
MSI(1462 8070) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.850.0.0
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
4.24% Terrible
Lighting 12.8
Reflection 13.6
Parallax 15.5
4% 14 fps
MRender 7.2
Gravity 12.8
Splatting 9.3
4% 9.77 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 4.24%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX900 256GB-$164
201GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.8. Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 488
Write 311
Mixed 276
79% 358 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 18.5
104% 41.2 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 199
DQ Mixed 83.4
103% 182 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT51264BA1339 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
43.6% Average
MC Read 16.4
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 15.2
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.1
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 11.3
28% 9.67 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 47%
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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 FX Builds (Compare 1,775 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $314
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