Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 69.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics53.6% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive62.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display3440 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120530
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 21 '19 at 17:05
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User CHE-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.05 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
69.9% Good
Memory 88.7
1-Core 74.8
2-Core 147
64% 104 Pts
4-Core 276
8-Core 495
48% 386 Pts
64-Core 491
33% 491 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$188
CLim: 1310 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 19.4.3
Performing below potential (75th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
53.6% Above average
Lighting 191
Reflection 176
Parallax 258
50% 208 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 196
Splatting 131
54% 157 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 238 263 260 254 210 189 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
62.3% Good
Read 403
Write 370
Mixed 173
SusWrite 236
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 23.8
4K Write 39.5
4K Mixed 27.3
92% 30.2 MB/s
DQ Read 99.5
DQ Write 39.5
DQ Mixed 53.3
44% 64.1 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 62.3%
Great: 111%
Hitachi HDS723020BLA642 2TB-$75
313GB free
Firmware: MN6OA5Q0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 116 122 123 123 124 123 MB/s
Performing as expected (41st percentile)
62.6% Good
Read 96.3
Write 92
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 122
67% 91.4 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
160% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
44.9% Average
MC Read 17.2
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 68.9
58% 68.9 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 59%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-UD3 Builds (Compare 1,161 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 42% - Average Total price: $900
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