Gigabyte GA-970A-D3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 46.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics85.5% 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 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130125
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateNov 10 '19 at 07:29
Run Duration106 Seconds
Run User UKR-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8320-$163
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
46.4% Average
1-Core 69.1
2-Core 138
49% 103 Pts
4-Core 256
8-Core 428
43% 342 Pts
64-Core 426
29% 426 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 46.4%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 384.76
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Lighting 314
Reflection 313
Parallax 333
82% 320 fps
MRender 210
Gravity 318
Splatting 238
86% 255 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 85%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Toshiba P300 1TB-$52
249GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MS2OA8R0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 48 57 58 60 63 86 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
47.7% Average
Read 104
Write 106
Mixed 31
SusWrite 62
55% 75.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 0.2
59% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 47.7%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
47.4% Average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 17.1
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 10
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 11.4
28% 9.83 GB/s
Latency 71.8
56% 71.8 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 101%
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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-D3 Builds (Compare 4,843 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 - $107

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 48% - Average Total price: $447
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