Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (16th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 84 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 50.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics60.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive29.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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.
Very high background CPU (51%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory3.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit couleurs
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 14 '20 at 18:33
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 51%

 PC Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$163
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 2.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
50.3% Above average
Memory 77.9
1-Core 44.3
2-Core 73.2
45% 65.1 Pts
4-Core 125
8-Core 189
20% 157 Pts
64-Core 140
9% 140 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
Asus(1043 8518) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (54th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
60.4% Good
Lighting 196
Reflection 207
Parallax 252
51% 218 fps
MRender 168
Gravity 220
Splatting 151
61% 180 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 67%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial BX500 120GB-$21
28GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M6CR013
SusWrite @10s intervals: 70 56 47 124 112 30 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
29.4% Poor
Read 271
Write 247
Mixed 22.7
SusWrite 73.2
34% 153 MB/s
4K Read 13.6
4K Write 16.3
4K Mixed 10.9
43% 13.6 MB/s
DQ Read 25.5
DQ Write 14.5
DQ Mixed 1.2
6% 13.7 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 88%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$43
399GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 58 48 124 113 31 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
58.3% Above average
Read 129
Write 136
Mixed 62
SusWrite 74.2
74% 100 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F3-2133C9-4GA Kingston KHX1866C10D3/ F3-2133C9-4GA Kingston KHX1866C10D3/ 16GB
800, 933, 800, 933 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
24.3% Poor
MC Read 8.7
MC Write 8.1
MC Mixed 8
24% 8.27 GB/s
SC Read 5.1
SC Write 3.8
SC Mixed 4.4
13% 4.43 GB/s
Latency 84.5
47% 84.5 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical GA-970A-DS3P Builds (Compare 6,348 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $404
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