Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 68.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.25% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive58.5% 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 11 years and 2 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX  (all builds)
Memory1.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1152 x 864 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170713
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateDec 18 '18 at 13:28
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8300-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
68.5% Good
Memory 89.7
1-Core 77
2-Core 144
65% 103 Pts
4-Core 257
8-Core 442
44% 349 Pts
64-Core 444
30% 444 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
MSI(1462 8C93) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.9
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
3.25% Terrible
Lighting 13.5
Reflection 11.2
Parallax 13.3
4% 12.7 fps
MRender 8.9
Gravity 11.7
Splatting 14.2
3% 11.6 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.25%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX930 240GB-$80
135GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.9E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 318 347 295 306 268 226 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
58.5% Above average
Read 246
Write 335
Mixed 251
SusWrite 294
64% 281 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 59
4K Mixed 25
91% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 22.6
DQ Write 97.1
DQ Mixed 30
32% 49.9 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 58.5%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 320GB (2010)-$30
73GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 73 69 74 74 74 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
41.8% Average
Read 72.3
Write 72.8
Mixed 52
SusWrite 73
50% 67.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
151% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 62%
Samsung SSD 860 EVO 250G 250GB
228GB free, PID 0578
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 216 230 222 232 234 234 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
125% Outstanding
Read 292
Write 243
Mixed 179
SusWrite 228
310% 236 MB/s
4K Read 6.5
4K Write 10.3
4K Mixed 9
681% 8.6 MB/s
DQ Read 40.2
DQ Write 74.3
DQ Mixed 43.3
4,149% 52.6 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 125%
Great: 125%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/ KHX1600C9D3/4 8GB
800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
46.6% Average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 14.8
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.8
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 46%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-DS3P FX Builds (Compare 975 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 22%
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Desktop
Desktop 68%
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Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $299
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