Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (59th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 41 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 69%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics31.1% 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 Drive33.1% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory2.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 10 '21 at 11:44
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU3%
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 PC Performing as expected (59th 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, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
69% Good
Memory 87.2
1-Core 75.7
2-Core 139
63% 101 Pts
4-Core 275
8-Core 480
48% 378 Pts
64-Core 459
31% 459 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 69%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.92
Performing below potential (72nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
31.1% Below average
Lighting 38.3
Reflection 42.3
Parallax 39
31% 39.9 fps
MRender 37.1
Gravity 39
Splatting 28.4
31% 34.8 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 31.1%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Green 240GB (2018)-$37
47GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UF450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 201 68 2 1.6 2.1 8.5 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
33.1% Below average
Read 329
Write 266
Mixed 218
SusWrite 47.3
48% 215 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 15.3
4K Mixed 15.8
51% 15.4 MB/s
DQ Read 18
DQ Write 23.4
DQ Mixed 19.5
15% 20.3 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 33.1%
Great: 55%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
274GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 147 146 147 145 147 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
90.5% Outstanding
Read 170
Write 120
Mixed 70.1
SusWrite 146
92% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 90.5%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
47.1% Average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 15.2
48% 16.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.1
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 13.1
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 70.3
57% 70.3 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 51%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-DS3P Builds (Compare 13,446 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 - $179

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $499
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