Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 91%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 53%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (89th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 11 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
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 73.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics110% 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.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX  (all builds)
Memory11 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170713
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 25 '18 at 17:45
Run Duration282 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing way above expectations (89th 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
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.5% Very good
Memory 94.2
1-Core 85.1
2-Core 150
69% 110 Pts
4-Core 286
8-Core 492
49% 389 Pts
64-Core 498
33% 498 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 73.5%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
110% Outstanding
Lighting 385
Reflection 309
Parallax 390
101% 362 fps
MRender 370
Gravity 378
Splatting 226
111% 325 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 110%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$70
234GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 294 242 209 267 193 205 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 80% Great: 129%
Sabrent AS2115 512GB
32GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 76 76 76 75 74 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
56.8% Above average
Read 122
Write 75
Mixed 103
SusWrite 75.5
70% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 2.3
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 0.8
194% 1.2 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
57.3% Above average
MC Read 23.4
MC Write 18.4
MC Mixed 19.5
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 10.5
SC Mixed 16.6
37% 12.9 GB/s
Latency 59.2
68% 59.2 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 57.3%
Great: 55%

 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 4,321 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $370
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