Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 40.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics85.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive80.8% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (22%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory25.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime2.5 Days
Run DateAug 17 '19 at 04:59
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 22%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8370-$154
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
40.4% Average
1-Core 63.2
2-Core 98.2
40% 80.7 Pts
4-Core 230
8-Core 343
37% 286 Pts
64-Core 314
21% 314 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 40.4%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$528
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
85.2% Excellent
Lighting 304
Reflection 340
Parallax 389
82% 344 fps
MRender 219
Gravity 360
Splatting 226
89% 269 fps
Poor: 85%
This bench: 85.2%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$105
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 322 223 105 104 104 101 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 449
Write 343
Mixed 372
SusWrite 160
74% 331 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 62.4
4K Mixed 40.9
132% 44.8 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 258
194% 260 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 134%
WD Blue 3TB (2015)-$65
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 129 127 128 121 127 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
71.2% Very good
Read 122
Write 120
Mixed 71.8
SusWrite 126
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
201% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 71.2%
Great: 97%
WD Green 3TB (2011)-$93
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 123 124 120 123 124 124 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
74.2% Very good
Read 135
Write 138
Mixed 87.5
SusWrite 123
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1
185% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 74.2%
Great: 84%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance Pro DDR3 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
39.5% Below average
MC Read 14.9
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 13.9
40% 14.1 GB/s
SC Read 7.2
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 11
25% 8.63 GB/s
Latency 79.9
50% 79.9 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 39.5%
Great: 106%
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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-D3P Builds (Compare 5,552 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $498
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HDDRAMUSB
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WD Blue 1TB (2012) $37G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $799SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
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