Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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.
Graphics41% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive39.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory4.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1280 x 1024 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20141031
Uptime1 Days
Run DateApr 14 '18 at 14:16
Run Duration472 Seconds
Run User UKR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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-$109
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
57.3% Above average
SC Int 81.1
SC Float 72
SC Mixed 77.3
61% 76.8 Pts
QC Int 285
QC Float 244
QC Mixed 279
61% 270 Pts
MC Int 505
MC Float 430
MC Mixed 497
72% 477 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
MSI(1462 3352) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1923 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.24
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
41% Average
Lighting 135
Reflection 80.8
Parallax 123
40% 113 fps
MRender 79.9
Gravity 123
Splatting 83
41% 95.4 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 41%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$81
15GB free
Firmware: 0C3J96R9 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
39.5% Below average
Read 301
Write 175
Mixed 112
43% 196 MB/s
4K Read 19.9
4K Write 24.6
4K Mixed 7.61
53% 17.4 MB/s
DQ Read 23.9
DQ Write 43.8
DQ Mixed 6.48
13% 24.7 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 69%
Hitachi HTS542512K9A300 120GB
105GB free
Firmware: BB2OC3EP Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
24% Poor
Read 28.9
Write 54.4
Mixed 46.7
33% 43.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.23
4K Write 1.05
4K Mixed 0.31
64% 0.53 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 24%
Great: 30%
Kingston DataTraveler SE9 USB 2.0 16GB-$6
4GB free, PID 1689
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
5.28% Terrible
Read 19.8
Write 5.82
Mixed 8.37
12% 11.3 MB/s
4K Read 4.59
4K Write 0.01
4K Mixed 0.01
18% 1.54 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.28%
Great: 8%
JetFlash Transcend 4GB
0GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
3.5% Terrible
Read 15
Write 4.39
Mixed 5.27
8% 8.23 MB/s
4K Read 1.49
4K Write 0.004
4K Mixed 0.006
6% 0.5 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.5%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT51264BA160B 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
45.4% Average
MC Read 19.4
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 14
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 12.9
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 48%
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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 10,639 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $523
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