Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 36.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics10.4% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory4.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 10 '19 at 19:06
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User ESP-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Phenom II X6 1045T-$165
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 2.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
36.8% Below average
1-Core 57.6
2-Core 109
40% 83.4 Pts
4-Core 199
8-Core 245
29% 222 Pts
64-Core 241
16% 241 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 36.8%
Great: 42%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 650-$112
Gigabyte(1458 3555) 2GB
CLim: 1110 MHz, MLim: 1250 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 432.0
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
10.4% Very poor
Lighting 30.7
Reflection 25
Parallax 38.4
8% 31.4 fps
MRender 29.3
Gravity 37.7
Splatting 31.2
10% 32.7 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 10.4%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Amd-raid WDC WDS240G2G0A- 240GB
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF500000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 71 97 46 46 113 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
57.7% Above average
Read 108
Write 113
Mixed 48.8
SusWrite 86.4
65% 89 MB/s
4K Read 14
4K Write 7.1
4K Mixed 13.8
2,248% 11.6 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 165%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.10 320GB-$53
262GB free
Firmware: 3.AAK
SusWrite @10s intervals: 73 73 74 75 75 75 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
39.3% Below average
Read 62.7
Write 72.5
Mixed 43.5
SusWrite 74
46% 63.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.6
112% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 39.3%
Great: 44%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: CC1H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 107 112 110 112 113 111 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
60.3% Good
Read 99.4
Write 114
Mixed 50
SusWrite 111
68% 93.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.7
124% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 60.3%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1600 C9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
33.3% Below average
MC Read 14.8
MC Write 6.7
MC Mixed 12.7
33% 11.4 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 9
21% 7.23 GB/s
Latency 72.1
55% 72.1 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 33.3%
Great: 93%
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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 28,097 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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