Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (57th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 43 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 58.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics64.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 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.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory12.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 04:46
Run Duration84 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (57th 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-$80
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
58.2% Above average
SC Int 81.6
SC Float 71.7
SC Mixed 77.9
62% 77.1 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 263
QC Mixed 286
65% 285 Pts
MC Int 500
MC Float 432
MC Mixed 484
71% 472 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$280
CLim: 1288 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.7.1
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
64.2% Good
Lighting 180
Reflection 146
Parallax 240
62% 188 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 191
Splatting 123
66% 151 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 71%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$59
145GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MX4OABB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
79.4% Very good
Read 159
Write 118
Mixed 127
101% 135 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.93
4K Mixed 0.19
83% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
51.5% Above average
MC Read 22.3
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 18.4
53% 18.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.3
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 64.1
62% 64.1 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 51.5%
Great: 54%
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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 14,435 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $69

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $418
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