Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 49.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics69.1% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 days ago, 6 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory18.5 GB free of 24 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141007
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateDec 07 '18 at 10:46
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-8320-$86
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
49.4% Average
SC Int 64.2
SC Float 63
SC Mixed 66.6
52% 64.6 Pts
QC Int 242
QC Float 216
QC Mixed 242
53% 234 Pts
MC Int 415
MC Float 366
MC Mixed 411
60% 397 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$200
CLim: 1366 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.9.3
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
69.1% Good
Lighting 195
Reflection 180
Parallax 290
71% 221 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 192
Splatting 131
68% 157 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$57
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 98 118 127 175 163 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
85.1% Excellent
Read 170
Write 185
Mixed 70.2
SusWrite 127
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.4
99% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 85.1%
Great: 117%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$57
980GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 186 189 189 191 191 190 MB/s
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 194
Write 160
Mixed 73
SusWrite 189
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 110%
Great: 117%
Generic STORAGE DEVICE 16GB
13GB free, PID 0736
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 12 11 14 12 13 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
6.27% Terrible
Read 7.8
Write 5
Mixed 4.5
SusWrite 12.1
10% 7.35 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 1.9
97% 2.17 MB/s
Poor: 4%
This bench: 6.27%
Great: 12%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR3 2133 2OZ Kingston KHX1866C10D3/ DDR3 2133 2OZ Kingston KHX1866C10D3/ 24GB
800, 933, 800, 933 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
43.7% Average
MC Read 16.9
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 15.4
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 8.6
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 11.8
27% 9.5 GB/s
Latency 74.5
54% 74.5 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-DS3P Builds (Compare 14,705 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $348
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