Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 40%
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 54.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics71.8% 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 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (32%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170713
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 08:10
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 32%

 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-$87
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
54.6% Above average
SC Int 75.9
SC Float 68.2
SC Mixed 71.1
57% 71.7 Pts
QC Int 283
QC Float 247
QC Mixed 271
61% 267 Pts
MC Int 502
MC Float 405
MC Mixed 464
69% 457 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$240
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Lighting 221
Reflection 194
Parallax 228
69% 215 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 205
Splatting 162
74% 172 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 179
Mixed 170
135% 180 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.59
4K Mixed 0.22
79% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 106%
Great: 116%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.12 250GB-$20
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
42.8% Average
Read 107
Write 42.2
Mixed 98.9
63% 82.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.51
106% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 19%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1333 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
45.3% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 15.4
MC Mixed 15.6
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 11.7
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 45.3%
Great: 85%
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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 FX Builds (Compare 1,579 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $337
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