Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 4%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 4%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 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 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 68.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.2% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (57%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 20 '19 at 07:43
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU 57%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th 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 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
68.5% Good
Memory 87.7
1-Core 63.9
2-Core 141
61% 97.4 Pts
4-Core 267
8-Core 494
47% 381 Pts
64-Core 450
30% 450 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.5%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 440
POV(1ACC 4411) 1GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 250 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
3.2% Terrible
Lighting 14
Reflection 13.5
Parallax 12
4% 13.2 fps
MRender 0.6
Gravity 14
Splatting 8.1
3% 7.57 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 3.2%
Great: 5%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba P300 1TB-$52
836GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA8J0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 47 51 69 133 128 138 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
47.2% Average
Read 70.5
Write 81.3
Mixed 29.1
SusWrite 94.2
50% 68.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.1
36% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 108%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 16GB-$4
8GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 4.3 4.4 4.3 4.7 4.3 4.7 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
5.1% Terrible
Read 21.9
Write 0.5
Mixed 1.8
SusWrite 4.4
6% 7.15 MB/s
4K Read 4.1
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
15% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.1%
Great: 23%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
49.8% Average
MC Read 20.8
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 17.7
51% 18 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 13.1
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 69.8
57% 69.8 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-DS3P Builds (Compare 7,437 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $396
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