Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
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 47.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.75% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive59.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130806
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 14:03
Run Duration197 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU 24%

 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 Phenom II X4 965-$144
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
47.3% Average
SC Int 83.6
SC Float 50.3
SC Mixed 62.9
52% 65.6 Pts
QC Int 330
QC Float 197
QC Mixed 255
59% 261 Pts
MC Int 258
MC Float 166
MC Mixed 198
31% 207 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 8400 GS
MSI(1462 2298) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
0.75% Terrible
Lighting 1.8
Reflection 3.1
Parallax 0.5
0% 1.8 fps
MRender 4.1
Gravity 1.2
Splatting 2.2
1% 2.5 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.75%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel 330 Series 240GB
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 300i
SusWrite @10s intervals: 177 168 136 137 106 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
59.3% Above average
Read 304
Write 204
Mixed 180
SusWrite 137
46% 206 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 66
4K Mixed 33.6
115% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 33
DQ Write 97.3
DQ Mixed 39.2
37% 56.5 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 59.3%
Great: 85%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: 0302
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 77 78 78 78 78 MB/s
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
50.8% Above average
Read 98
Write 72.6
Mixed 58.3
SusWrite 78.1
57% 76.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4.5
4K Mixed 1
219% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 67%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-401.A 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
32.7% Below average
MC Read 13.4
MC Write 7.7
MC Mixed 13
32% 11.4 GB/s
SC Read 5.5
SC Write 5.2
SC Mixed 7.8
18% 6.17 GB/s
Latency 72.6
55% 72.6 ns
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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 3,474 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $488
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