Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 96%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 59.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics132% 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 above expectations (78th 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-$92
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.5 GHz, turbo 4.5 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
59.9% Above average
SC Int 88.7
SC Float 81.2
SC Mixed 85.1
68% 85 Pts
QC Int 308
QC Float 273
QC Mixed 286
66% 289 Pts
MC Int 565
MC Float 472
MC Mixed 498
77% 512 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 59.9%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$449
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 417.35
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
132% Outstanding
Lighting 385
Reflection 309
Parallax 390
120% 362 fps
MRender 370
Gravity 378
Splatting 226
141% 325 fps
Poor: 74%
This bench: 132%
Great: 146%
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: 79% 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 (95th 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: 57%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-DS3P FX Builds (Compare 2,943 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $346
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