Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 52.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics69.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-UD3  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20131216
Uptime4.9 Days
Run DateJul 12 '19 at 11:00
Run Duration445 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-8320-$163
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
52.9% Above average
SC Int 86.2
SC Float 75.2
SC Mixed 81.6
56% 81 Pts
QC Int 300
QC Float 283
QC Mixed 290
52% 291 Pts
MC Int 529
MC Float 460
MC Mixed 516
34% 502 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 51%
Graphics Cards Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$170
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
69.5% Good
Lighting 215
Reflection 185
Parallax 201
65% 200 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 205
Splatting 154
73% 170 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 71%
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
Gigabyte(1458 361D) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 416.34
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
34.9% Below average
Lighting 88.9
Reflection 71.3
Parallax 115
30% 91.6 fps
MRender 82.3
Gravity 110
Splatting 71.9
38% 88 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 34.9%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Sol id State Disk 120GB
17GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 392
Write 365
Mixed 271
76% 343 MB/s
4K Read 18.4
4K Write 32.4
4K Mixed 20.5
71% 23.8 MB/s
DQ Read 285
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 162
150% 231 MB/s
Poor: 35% Great: 83%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$22
3GB free
Firmware: 15.0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 72.3
Write 68.8
Mixed 52
48% 64.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
162% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 25% Great: 70%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$50
32GB free
Firmware: 15.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 106 106 101 106 104 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
48.6% Average
Read 64.3
Write 61.5
Mixed 55.7
SusWrite 105
53% 71.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
166% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 48.6%
Great: 73%
WD Blue 1TB (2010)-$50
20GB free
Firmware: 15.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 77 68 70 71 76 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
41.8% Average
Read 69.4
Write 81.7
Mixed 65.8
SusWrite 75.6
54% 73.1 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
200% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$22
238GB free
Firmware: KC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 8.8 12 10 10 9.9 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
6.83% Terrible
Read 13.7
Write 13.5
Mixed 2.3
SusWrite 10.1
7% 9.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0
6% 0.07 MB/s
Poor: 32%
This bench: 6.83%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
49.5% Average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 15.7
MC Mixed 17.1
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 12.9
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 83%
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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).

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Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 50%
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Workstation
Workstation 34%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 - $300

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