Gigabyte GA-970A-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 33%
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 57%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics30.1% 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)
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 3 months 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-D3  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 03:45
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User ESP-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-$82
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
57% Above average
SC Int 80.4
SC Float 71.6
SC Mixed 75.5
61% 75.8 Pts
QC Int 289
QC Float 243
QC Mixed 280
62% 271 Pts
MC Int 490
MC Float 436
MC Mixed 486
71% 471 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 57%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
Asus(1043 843B) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 411.70
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
30.1% Below average
Lighting 77.6
Reflection 64.5
Parallax 105
27% 82.3 fps
MRender 71.5
Gravity 92.4
Splatting 59
32% 74.3 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 30.1%
Great: 31%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$60
800GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 106 104 106 105 105 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
59.8% Above average
Read 108
Write 98.8
Mixed 73.8
SusWrite 99.6
70% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
197% 1.47 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 59.8%
Great: 87%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$76
450GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 58 74 74 73 74 74 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 91.8
Write 88
Mixed 64.8
SusWrite 71.1
58% 78.9 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 0.9
181% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
45.5% Average
MC Read 18
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 15.8
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 12.4
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 69.9
57% 69.9 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 50%
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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-D3 Builds (Compare 2,684 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $419
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