Gigabyte GA-970A-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 7%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 6%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 59.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics3.58% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive81.5% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1600 x 1200 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130903
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 24 '20 at 15:18
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-6100-$54
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
59.5% Above average
Memory 81.6
1-Core 62.7
2-Core 114
55% 86 Pts
4-Core 212
8-Core 252
31% 232 Pts
64-Core 253
17% 253 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 59.5%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
Asus(1043 86CB) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
3.58% Terrible
Lighting 15
Reflection 11.7
Parallax 15.7
4% 14.1 fps
MRender 13.7
Gravity 11.7
Splatting 14.3
4% 13.2 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.58%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Lexar SSD 256GB
127GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R1127A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 348 380 375 395 401 400 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
Read 451
Write 382
Mixed 331
SusWrite 383
87% 387 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 56.9
4K Mixed 22.4
105% 36.6 MB/s
DQ Read 188
DQ Write 208
DQ Mixed 37
72% 144 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 116%
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$48
414GB free
Firmware: JP4OA3MA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 100 100 100 101 101 101 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
67% Good
Read 133
Write 131
Mixed 67.5
SusWrite 100
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 67%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
43.7% Average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 15.7
45% 15.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.9
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 12.1
27% 9.33 GB/s
Latency 77.7
52% 77.7 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 71%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-D3 Builds (Compare 1,290 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 - $107

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $411
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