Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
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 60.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics73.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive59.6% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory7.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 16 '18 at 21:29
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 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-$106
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
60.6% Good
SC Int 85.6
SC Float 73.3
SC Mixed 77.3
63% 78.7 Pts
QC Int 326
QC Float 287
QC Mixed 305
70% 306 Pts
MC Int 508
MC Float 437
MC Mixed 498
72% 481 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 64%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Asus(1043 8518) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
73.8% Very good
Lighting 237
Reflection 208
Parallax 227
72% 224 fps
MRender 162
Gravity 213
Splatting 146
75% 173 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 73.8%
Great: 89%
Nvidia GTX 750 Ti-$110
CLim: 1333 MHz, MLim: 1350 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
22.7% Poor
Lighting 68.6
Reflection 46.3
Parallax 66.8
21% 60.6 fps
MRender 54.3
Gravity 69.2
Splatting 40.5
24% 54.7 fps
Poor: 19%
This bench: 22.7%
Great: 25%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 120GB-$82
37GB free
Firmware: 1.00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
59.6% Above average
Read 318
Write 365
Mixed 248
69% 311 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 51.6
4K Mixed 12
75% 28.3 MB/s
DQ Read 20.8
DQ Write 106
DQ Mixed 11.8
24% 46.2 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 59.6%
Great: 92%
SanDisk Ultra 64GB
28GB free, PID 5590
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
15.2% Very poor
Read 31
Write 16.5
Mixed 19.6
26% 22.4 MB/s
4K Read 3.58
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 1.3
126% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.2%
Great: 55%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 25664Y160K RMR1870EF48E8 Transcend TS1GLK64V6H 12GB
800, 667, 800 MHz
2048, 2048, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
27.4% Poor
MC Read 9.1
MC Write 8.8
MC Mixed 8.1
25% 8.67 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 6.4
SC Mixed 7.9
22% 7.77 GB/s
Latency 72.1
56% 72.1 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 28%
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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 11,362 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $65

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 76% - Very good Total price: $492
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