Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail 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 46.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics39.8% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 1 month old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20141028
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 19:15
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 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-6300-$24
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
46.3% Average
SC Int 74.6
SC Float 65.6
SC Mixed 69.5
56% 69.9 Pts
QC Int 235
QC Float 214
QC Mixed 222
51% 224 Pts
MC Int 315
MC Float 287
MC Mixed 320
46% 308 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
39.8% Below average
Lighting 125
Reflection 82.7
Parallax 124
38% 110 fps
MRender 80.9
Gravity 117
Splatting 86.3
41% 94.8 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 39.8%
Great: 42%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$94
13GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 469
Write 400
Mixed 364
92% 411 MB/s
4K Read 40.3
4K Write 89.1
4K Mixed 50.5
173% 60 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 244
DQ Mixed 53.2
97% 192 MB/s
Poor: 64% Great: 115%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$33
712GB free
Firmware: 01.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 164 167 167 168 168 164 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
97.7% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 161
Mixed 124
SusWrite 166
115% 156 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
239% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 97.7%
Great: 109%
NORELSYS 106X 250GB
15GB free, PID 1066
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 32 32 32 32 32 32 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
35.6% Below average
Read 32.3
Write 32.3
Mixed 32
SusWrite 32.2
44% 32.2 MB/s
4K Read 7.3
4K Write 7.2
4K Mixed 7.3
520% 7.27 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 35.6%
Great: 167%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
31.3% Below average
MC Read 10.8
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 9
29% 10.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 9.7
26% 9 GB/s
Latency 68.7
58% 68.7 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 31.3%
Great: 51%
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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-D3P Builds (Compare 4,085 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-D3P - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $431
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