Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 35%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (60th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 40 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 43.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics10.3% 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 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.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory3.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141031
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateNov 29 '19 at 18:09
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User MKD-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (60th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6100-$54
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
43.6% Average
1-Core 64.8
2-Core 131
46% 98 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 311
36% 277 Pts
64-Core 312
21% 312 Pts
Poor: 27%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 45%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 650-$112
Gigabyte(1458 362B) 2GB
CLim: 1110 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.24
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
10.3% Very poor
Lighting 31.4
Reflection 25.1
Parallax 38.8
8% 31.8 fps
MRender 29.2
Gravity 37.2
Splatting 31
10% 32.5 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 10.3%
Great: 11%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi HDS721050CLA362 500GB-$59
40GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JP2OA50E
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 100 106 112 114 114 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
66.2% Good
Read 122
Write 97
Mixed 55.5
SusWrite 109
70% 95.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 75%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 933 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
29.2% Poor
MC Read 10.5
MC Write 10
MC Mixed 9.1
28% 9.87 GB/s
SC Read 8.2
SC Write 6.2
SC Mixed 8.5
22% 7.63 GB/s
Latency 90.7
44% 90.7 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 50%
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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 27,945 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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