Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (71st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 29 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 52.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics52.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive101% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateDec 01 '19 at 09:12
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (71st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8320E-$127
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
52.1% Above average
1-Core 73.8
2-Core 150
52% 112 Pts
4-Core 298
8-Core 490
50% 394 Pts
64-Core 489
33% 489 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$428
Nvidia(10DE 1131) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 440.97
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Lighting 204
Reflection 178
Parallax 197
54% 193 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 189
Splatting 123
53% 154 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
57GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 396 300 301 303 281 296 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 489
Write 453
Mixed 397
SusWrite 313
93% 413 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 75.8
4K Mixed 49.1
161% 54.4 MB/s
DQ Read 279
DQ Write 246
DQ Mixed 262
196% 262 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 101%
Great: 125%
Hitachi HDS721016CLA382 160GB
45GB free
Firmware: JPEOA3GC
SusWrite @10s intervals: 64 64 62 66 66 66 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
38% Below average
Read 67.5
Write 67.5
Mixed 40.8
SusWrite 64.6
44% 60.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.8
136% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 38%
Great: 49%
Seagate ST3200826AS 200GB
126GB free
Firmware: 3.03
SusWrite @10s intervals: 53 53 54 55 55 54 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
31% Below average
Read 53.8
Write 12.8
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 54
28% 38.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.7
122% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 31%
Great: 35%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
47.4% Average
MC Read 21
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 14.6
47% 16.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 13
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 61.2
65% 61.2 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 47.4%
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 28,034 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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