AMD 970A-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 67.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics33.7% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive48.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 11 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardAMD 970A-D3  (all builds)
Memory11.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20121018
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 18 '20 at 22:00
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
67.3% Good
Memory 84.3
1-Core 76.4
2-Core 145
63% 102 Pts
4-Core 273
8-Core 498
48% 386 Pts
64-Core 492
33% 492 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$146
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
33.7% Below average
Lighting 137
Reflection 81.8
Parallax 125
36% 115 fps
MRender 81.1
Gravity 125
Splatting 83.7
34% 96.6 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 33.7%
Great: 34%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 QVO 1TB-$110
187GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVQ02B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 82 81 82 81 82 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
48.8% Average
Read 374
Write 85.5
Mixed 119
SusWrite 79.7
36% 164 MB/s
4K Read 17
4K Write 67.3
4K Mixed 20.7
88% 35 MB/s
DQ Read 19
DQ Write 85.9
DQ Mixed 21.1
25% 42 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMZ4GX3M1A160 CMZ8GX3M2A160 CMZ4GX3M1A160 CMZ8GX3M2A160 16GB
667, 667, 667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
44.5% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.8
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 44.5%
Great: 50%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A-D3 Builds (Compare 93 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 13%
Tree trunk

Motherboard: AMD 970A-D3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $348
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