Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 46.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics9.29% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive40.5% 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.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141229
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 10 '19 at 02:52
Run Duration113 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6300-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
46.2% Average
1-Core 75.8
2-Core 141
52% 108 Pts
4-Core 238
8-Core 320
36% 279 Pts
64-Core 322
22% 322 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6770
XFX(1682 3150) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
9.29% Terrible
Lighting 45.4
Reflection 29.4
Parallax 41.3
12% 38.7 fps
MRender 22.1
Gravity 34.1
Splatting 29.1
9% 28.4 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 9.29%
Great: 9%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS900 240GB-$33
170GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS900B12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 275 200 244 247 200 292 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
40.5% Average
Read 295
Write 94.2
Mixed 83.7
SusWrite 243
40% 179 MB/s
4K Read 14
4K Write 18
4K Mixed 10.1
44% 14 MB/s
DQ Read 14.4
DQ Write 15.4
DQ Mixed 14.2
11% 14.7 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 40.5%
Great: 96%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Vulcan 1600 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
42.5% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 12.5
MC Mixed 15.1
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 11.7
28% 9.7 GB/s
Latency 71.3
56% 71.3 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 73%
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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 28,720 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $446
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