Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
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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 52.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics4.96% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive69.4% 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 04 '19 at 18:23
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU2%

 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-8370E-$186
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
52.3% Above average
SC Int 83.6
SC Float 75.9
SC Mixed 80
64% 79.8 Pts
QC Int 255
QC Float 222
QC Mixed 239
54% 239 Pts
MC Int 453
MC Float 372
MC Mixed 441
64% 422 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 240
MSI(1462 8094) 2GB
CLim: 600 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 16.6
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
4.96% Terrible
Lighting 14.8
Reflection 15.8
Parallax 20.8
5% 17.1 fps
MRender 7.6
Gravity 14.4
Splatting 11
5% 11 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 4.96%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$30
134GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK10D7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 78 98 107 53 53 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
69.4% Good
Read 433
Write 244
Mixed 316
SusWrite 82.3
60% 269 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 70.5
4K Mixed 33.1
127% 44.9 MB/s
DQ Read 193
DQ Write 178
DQ Mixed 171
132% 181 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 69.4%
Great: 94%
Seagate ST1000VM002-1CT162 1TB
790GB free
Firmware: SC23
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 171 169 170 169 169 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
98.3% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 161
Mixed 70.7
SusWrite 170
105% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 98.3%
Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 21.7
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 15.7
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 11.8
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 13.6
33% 11.6 GB/s
Latency 60.1
66% 60.1 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 49.8%
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-DS3P Builds (Compare 20,689 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 36%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 75% - Very good Total price: $324
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