Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 56.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics29.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
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.
Run History
5 days ago, 5 days ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130806
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 12 '19 at 05:18
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU9%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$72
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
56.7% Above average
SC Int 76
SC Float 70.5
SC Mixed 74.2
59% 73.6 Pts
QC Int 311
QC Float 269
QC Mixed 278
65% 286 Pts
MC Int 513
MC Float 429
MC Mixed 506
73% 482 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 460-$104
XFX(1682 956D) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1196 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
29.3% Poor
Lighting 85.1
Reflection 79.6
Parallax 105
28% 89.9 fps
MRender 60.8
Gravity 78.3
Splatting 72.3
30% 70.5 fps
Poor: 23%
This bench: 29.3%
Great: 31%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$65
2TB free (System drive)
Firmware: MX4OABB0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 124 151 163 179 180 180 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
94.6% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 34.6
Mixed 47.1
SusWrite 163
75% 103 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
113% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 94.6%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR3 1866 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
45.5% Average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 15.5
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 12.4
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 70.1
57% 70.1 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 53%
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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 4,090 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $437
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