Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 41.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics76.7% 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 Drive95.3% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory5.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 22 '20 at 17:41
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User HRV-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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 as expected (42nd percentile)
41.4% Average
1-Core 65.5
2-Core 131
46% 98.3 Pts
4-Core 218
8-Core 293
33% 255 Pts
64-Core 297
20% 297 Pts
Poor: 30%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$380
AMD(1002 0B36) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1590 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.1.3
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
76.7% Very good
Lighting 261
Reflection 216
Parallax 412
68% 296 fps
MRender 175
Gravity 290
Splatting 269
78% 245 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 96%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$64
333GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 349 406 414 417 424 380 MB/s
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Read 485
Write 411
Mixed 413
SusWrite 398
96% 427 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 44.2
4K Mixed 43.9
128% 40 MB/s
DQ Read 250
DQ Write 238
DQ Mixed 226
175% 238 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 124%
Hitachi HDS721032CLA362 320GB-$150
66GB free
Firmware: JPFOA39C
SusWrite @10s intervals: 68 69 70 70 71 70 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
40% Below average
Read 69.5
Write 64.3
Mixed 37
SusWrite 69.7
44% 60.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.8
134% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 40%
Great: 52%
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 (64th percentile)
45.2% Average
MC Read 20
MC Write 12.3
MC Mixed 15.6
46% 16 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 12.3
28% 9.67 GB/s
Latency 64.7
62% 64.7 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 45.2%
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 30,150 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 46% - Average Total price: $432
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