Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 57.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics67.6% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive65.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-UD3  (all builds)
Memory12.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121220
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 01:55
Run Duration182 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (45th 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-$95
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
57.4% Above average
SC Int 84
SC Float 70.6
SC Mixed 77.4
62% 77.3 Pts
QC Int 292
QC Float 248
QC Mixed 282
62% 274 Pts
MC Int 489
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 470
68% 455 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 57.4%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290-$399
PowerColor(148C 2343) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1040 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.3.2
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
67.6% Good
Lighting 208
Reflection 159
Parallax 257
70% 208 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 166
Splatting 180
66% 158 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 67.6%
Great: 68%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$117
259GB free
Firmware: RVT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 366
Write 318
Mixed 288
72% 324 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 46
4K Mixed 20.2
97% 32.3 MB/s
DQ Read 36.8
DQ Write 71.8
DQ Mixed 21.4
26% 43.3 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 111%
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$104
159GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
66.1% Good
Read 384
Write 320
Mixed 323
76% 342 MB/s
4K Read 32.5
4K Write 48.6
4K Mixed 18.8
99% 33.3 MB/s
DQ Read 35.2
DQ Write 53.4
DQ Mixed 18.8
21% 35.8 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 500GB-$24
367GB free
Firmware: JC49 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
57.8% Above average
Read 103
Write 98.5
Mixed 108
78% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.89
4K Mixed 0.32
99% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 69%
Seagate ST3500641SV 500GB
177GB free
Firmware: 3.ASK Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
23.9% Poor
Read 44.1
Write 39
Mixed 40.5
31% 41.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 0.96
4K Mixed 0.31
76% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 23.9%
Great: 32%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
51.4% Above average
MC Read 22
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 18.4
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 13
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 78%
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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-UD3 Builds (Compare 3,455 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $664
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