Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 41.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics35.1% 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 Drive98.3% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-UD3P  (all builds)
Memory3.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130806
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateFeb 11 '19 at 18:58
Run Duration203 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-6300-$60
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
41.1% Average
SC Int 76.4
SC Float 66.8
SC Mixed 71.6
57% 71.6 Pts
QC Int 234
QC Float 140
QC Mixed 177
42% 184 Pts
MC Int 299
MC Float 238
MC Mixed 302
42% 280 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.2.1
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
35.1% Below average
Lighting 108
Reflection 83.5
Parallax 137
37% 110 fps
MRender 60.4
Gravity 94.5
Splatting 84.8
34% 79.9 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 35.1%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$106
184GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 350 400 406 419 419 417 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 410
Write 402
Mixed 346
SusWrite 402
88% 390 MB/s
4K Read 34.7
4K Write 70.5
4K Mixed 47
150% 50.7 MB/s
DQ Read 246
DQ Write 214
DQ Mixed 207
161% 222 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$40
700GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 133 135 141 138 141 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Read 170
Write 122
Mixed 62.7
SusWrite 135
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
152% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
46.5% Average
MC Read 19.5
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 16.9
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.9
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 64.2
62% 64.2 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 51%
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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-UD3P Builds (Compare 6,553 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3P - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $489
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