Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 116%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 75%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics159% 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.
Boot Drive96.2% 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.
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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-UD3  (all builds)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141007
Uptime4.4 Days
Run DateMar 17 '19 at 16:29
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
70% Very good
Memory 84.2
1-Core 75.9
2-Core 149
64% 103 Pts
4-Core 302
8-Core 483
50% 393 Pts
64-Core 482
32% 482 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2080-Ti-$1,300
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 418.91
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
159% Outstanding
Lighting 399
Reflection 490
Parallax 723
105% 537 fps
MRender 476
Gravity 572
Splatting 279
162% 442 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 159%
Great: 201%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$70
367GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 202 213 233 264 249 243 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
96.2% Outstanding
Read 497
Write 332
Mixed 333
SusWrite 234
78% 349 MB/s
4K Read 36.8
4K Write 81.1
4K Mixed 49
162% 55.6 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 241
DQ Mixed 39.8
90% 186 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 96.2%
Great: 129%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
931GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 176 173 178 178 175 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 152
Mixed 39.7
SusWrite 175
99% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.5
116% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 102%
Great: 111%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$99
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 182 185 186 187 186 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 138
Mixed 29
SusWrite 185
96% 133 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 5.1
4K Mixed 2
362% 2.73 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 105%
Great: 109%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below potential (12th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
27.4% Poor
MC Read 9
MC Write 8.7
MC Mixed 7.9
24% 8.53 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 9.1
24% 8.57 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 56%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 46%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $782
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