Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (54th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 46 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 43.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics1.35% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive41.4% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 20 '19 at 10:44
Run Duration160 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing as expected (54th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-4130 Quad-Core-$150
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
43.8% Average
1-Core 67.7
2-Core 142
49% 105 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 235
32% 236 Pts
64-Core 236
16% 236 Pts
Poor: 24%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 44%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6450
AMD(1002 0000) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
1.35% Terrible
Lighting 6.4
Reflection 5.7
Parallax 6.6
2% 6.23 fps
MRender 3.4
Gravity 4.9
Splatting 3.8
1% 4.03 fps
Poor: 1%
This bench: 1.35%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 120GB (2018)-$27
81GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UE300000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 67 71 75 88 86 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
41.4% Average
Read 377
Write 73
Mixed 100
SusWrite 71.8
34% 155 MB/s
4K Read 19.2
4K Write 15.9
4K Mixed 16.7
59% 17.3 MB/s
DQ Read 119
DQ Write 49.6
DQ Mixed 36.5
40% 68.4 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 51%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$118
2.5TB free
Firmware: FP2A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 101 68 61 48 48 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
65.2% Good
Read 150
Write 149
Mixed 64.5
SusWrite 75.8
80% 110 MB/s
4K Read 3.3
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.2
312% 2.23 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 65.2%
Great: 107%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$48
438GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 130 134 134 134 126 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
75.2% Very good
Read 132
Write 126
Mixed 66.5
SusWrite 131
83% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 75.2%
Great: 75%
Seagate ST3500820AS 500GB
100GB free
Firmware: SD81
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 62 65 66 65 66 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 69.5
Write 65.4
Mixed 39.9
SusWrite 64
44% 59.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 933 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
47.2% Average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 13.1
MC Mixed 17.9
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.2
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 47.2%
Great: 88%
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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-DS3P Builds (Compare 28,116 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $84

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 43% - Average Total price: $388
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