Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 40.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics22.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive63.8% 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 (18%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
6 months ago, 6 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory2.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 15 '19 at 19:31
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 18%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
40.8% Average
1-Core 67
2-Core 118
44% 92.6 Pts
4-Core 215
8-Core 251
31% 233 Pts
64-Core 256
17% 256 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 950-$115
Nvidia(10DE 1402) 2GB
CLim: 1392 MHz, MLim: 1652 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
22.8% Poor
Lighting 88.2
Reflection 72.8
Parallax 79.6
23% 80.2 fps
MRender 67.8
Gravity 81
Splatting 62.5
23% 70.4 fps
Poor: 24%
This bench: 22.8%
Great: 29%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$70
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 279 93 91 113 110 104 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
63.8% Good
Read 368
Write 302
Mixed 299
SusWrite 132
62% 275 MB/s
4K Read 30.5
4K Write 54.6
4K Mixed 36.7
122% 40.6 MB/s
DQ Read 39.5
DQ Write 87.8
DQ Mixed 51
42% 59.4 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 125%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$69
886GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 89 90 88 91 91 91 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
50.9% Above average
Read 87.3
Write 88
Mixed 63
SusWrite 90.1
61% 82.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
139% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 67%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
289GB free
Firmware: JP2OA39C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 123 120 124 125 125 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
64.5% Good
Read 102
Write 109
Mixed 47
SusWrite 123
69% 95.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
140% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 76%
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 (45th percentile)
44.3% Average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 11.9
MC Mixed 16.5
45% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 11.5
28% 9.7 GB/s
Latency 65.5
61% 65.5 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 44.3%
Great: 51%
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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 25,779 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $423
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