Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 42%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (86th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 14 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 74.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics51.9% 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 Drive110% 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-DS3P FX  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170713
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateJul 19 '19 at 23:14
Run Duration243 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (86th 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 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Memory 93
1-Core 75.5
2-Core 151
66% 106 Pts
4-Core 303
8-Core 498
51% 400 Pts
64-Core 504
34% 504 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$130
CLim: 1281 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.7.2
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
51.9% Above average
Lighting 198
Reflection 173
Parallax 284
52% 218 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 189
Splatting 126
52% 151 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 53%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$160
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 441 425 422 424 433 413 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 463
Mixed 367
SusWrite 426
98% 436 MB/s
4K Read 40
4K Write 87.5
4K Mixed 50.6
172% 59.4 MB/s
DQ Read 251
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 242
182% 243 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 110%
Great: 124%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
51.9% Above average
MC Read 23
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 18.5
54% 18.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 11
29% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 62.1
64% 62.1 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 55%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-DS3P FX Builds (Compare 748 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $310
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