Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 71.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics137% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive63.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 11 years 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-UD3  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20121022
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 02:16
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.05 GHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Memory 90.1
1-Core 77
2-Core 154
66% 107 Pts
4-Core 284
8-Core 471
48% 377 Pts
64-Core 492
33% 492 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$693
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 399.24
Performing below potential (63rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
137% Outstanding
Lighting 370
Reflection 441
Parallax 596
97% 469 fps
MRender 264
Gravity 538
Splatting 298
139% 367 fps
Poor: 105%
This bench: 137%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Mushkin MKNSSDCR120GB-MX 120GB
20GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 502ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 138 135 130 136 136 134 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 306
Write 144
Mixed 177
SusWrite 135
42% 190 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 77.3
4K Mixed 34.4
130% 47.2 MB/s
DQ Read 32.3
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 40.9
39% 58.5 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 78%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$38
119GB free
Firmware: 17.01H17
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 94 94 94 94 94 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
61.8% Good
Read 121
Write 117
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 93.9
75% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
49.4% Average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 17.4
50% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.3
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 67.1
60% 67.1 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-UD3 Builds (Compare 1,132 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $895
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