Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (47th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 53 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 48.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics35.3% 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 Drive60.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory5.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateFeb 05 '19 at 16:04
Run Duration193 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing as expected (47th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6300-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
48.4% Average
1-Core 71.3
2-Core 144
50% 108 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 380
43% 330 Pts
64-Core 365
24% 365 Pts
Poor: 27%
This bench: 48.4%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280-$185
Gigabyte(1458 229A) 3GB
CLim: 1072 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 18.9.3
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
35.3% Below average
Lighting 143
Reflection 90
Parallax 184
39% 139 fps
MRender 67.9
Gravity 120
Splatting 98.3
31% 95.5 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 35.3%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$110
56GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 310 121 117 117 117 118 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
60.1% Good
Read 240
Write 339
Mixed 245
SusWrite 150
55% 243 MB/s
4K Read 30.9
4K Write 53.1
4K Mixed 38.1
124% 40.7 MB/s
DQ Read 36.3
DQ Write 75.3
DQ Mixed 46.5
38% 52.7 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 115%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
213GB free
Firmware: JP2OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 95 96 96 95 96 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
30.4% Below average
Read 10.8
Write 111
Mixed 18
SusWrite 94.9
42% 58.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 30.4%
Great: 75%
Hitachi HTS545050A7E380 500GB
350GB free
Firmware: GG2OA6C0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 48 49 54 63 68 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
45.1% Average
Read 102
Write 80.6
Mixed 35.8
SusWrite 55
50% 68.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.5
100% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 45.1%
Great: 59%
Seagate ST500DM005 HD502HJ 500GB
260GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 95 96 96 95 96 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
58.8% Above average
Read 110
Write 121
Mixed 62.9
SusWrite 95
71% 97 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.2
216% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 58.8%
Great: 78%
Wilk GOODRAM 8GB
7GB free, PID 1000
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.2 4.2 4.2 4.2 4.5 4.5 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
3.15% Terrible
Read 12
Write 5.2
Mixed 6.8
SusWrite 4.1
8% 7.03 MB/s
4K Read 2.2
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
8% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.15%
Great: 23%
Generic STORAGE DEVICE 32GB
30GB free, PID 0749
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 17 14 14 14 15 15 MB/s
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
18.7% Very poor
Read 86.6
Write 14.2
Mixed 17.7
SusWrite 15
33% 33.4 MB/s
4K Read 5.6
4K Write 0.5
4K Mixed 2.3
116% 2.8 MB/s
Poor: 7%
This bench: 18.7%
Great: 34%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown GL1866D364L9A 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
49.9% Average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 17.7
51% 17.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 12.9
31% 10.8 GB/s
Latency 67.2
60% 67.2 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 24,173 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $70

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $375
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