AMD 970A-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 55.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics72.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive56.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAMD 970A-D3  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121018
Uptime2.8 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 15:39
Run Duration176 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd 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-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
55.5% Above average
SC Int 80.4
SC Float 69.8
SC Mixed 76.4
60% 75.5 Pts
QC Int 281
QC Float 241
QC Mixed 268
60% 263 Pts
MC Int 470
MC Float 423
MC Mixed 467
68% 453 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 55.5%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Nvidia(10DE 1116) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 203
Parallax 245
72% 225 fps
MRender 159
Gravity 200
Splatting 142
72% 167 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 87%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$120
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
56.4% Above average
Read 300
Write 309
Mixed 250
64% 286 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 36.9
4K Mixed 15.9
81% 26.7 MB/s
DQ Read 30
DQ Write 41.3
DQ Mixed 15.5
17% 28.9 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
93GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 124
Write 129
Mixed 120
94% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.05
4K Mixed 0.18
60% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 250GB (2007)-$13
43GB free
Firmware: 01.03A01 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
31.8% Below average
Read 54.2
Write 56.2
Mixed 24.2
33% 44.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.32
81% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 31.8%
Great: 52%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown NIGV78PEA F3-10666CL9-4 NIGV78PEA 12GB
667, 667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
37.7% Below average
MC Read 13.5
MC Write 12.7
MC Mixed 12.1
36% 12.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 10.8
27% 9.5 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 37.7%
Great: 45%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical 970A-D3 Builds (Compare 200 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: AMD 970A-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Excellent Total price: $383
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