Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (27th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 73 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics67.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-UD3P  (all builds)
Memory11.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130806
Uptime5.9 Days
Run DateApr 05 '20 at 19:25
Run Duration108 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing below expectations (27th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8370-$153
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
65.6% Good
Memory 83.6
1-Core 71.6
2-Core 138
61% 97.7 Pts
4-Core 258
8-Core 446
44% 352 Pts
64-Core 440
30% 440 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$230
CLim: 2145 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 442.74
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
67.7% Good
Lighting 280
Reflection 206
Parallax 258
74% 248 fps
MRender 241
Gravity 227
Splatting 163
68% 210 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 73%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate ST31000520AS 1TB-$250
309GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC32
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 32 47 56 55 59 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
29% Poor
Read 55
Write 55.7
Mixed 38.5
SusWrite 45.9
36% 48.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.7
106% 0.57 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 29%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 64C0MHHHJ-HS Corsair CMX8GX3M2A133 64C0MHHHJ-HS Corsair CMX8GX3M2A133 16GB
667, 667, 667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
42.8% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 14.8
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 10.9
27% 9.47 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
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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-UD3P Builds (Compare 9,496 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 62%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3P - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $732
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