Gigabyte GA-970A-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 47%
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 48.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics71.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77.6% 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.
Very high background CPU (39%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3  (all builds)
Memory4 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120330
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 16:50
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User HKG-User
Background CPU 39%

 PC Performing as expected (47th 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-6200 Six-Core-$129
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
48.1% Average
SC Int 74.5
SC Float 69.8
SC Mixed 71.2
58% 71.8 Pts
QC Int 235
QC Float 220
QC Mixed 239
52% 231 Pts
MC Int 304
MC Float 245
MC Mixed 276
41% 275 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 53%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$175
Device(1DA2 E366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1340 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.2.1
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
71.2% Very good
Lighting 209
Reflection 174
Parallax 272
72% 218 fps
MRender 147
Gravity 210
Splatting 131
71% 163 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 77%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$68
391GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 271 351 355 359 366 304 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 369
Write 291
Mixed 226
SusWrite 334
68% 305 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 60
4K Mixed 38.5
126% 42.7 MB/s
DQ Read 37.5
DQ Write 93.7
DQ Mixed 53.9
44% 61.7 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 126%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
45.5% Average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 16.4
46% 16.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 13.3
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 75.3
53% 75.3 ns
Poor: 19%
This bench: 45.5%
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-D3 Builds (Compare 3,446 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $343
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