Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 65%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-UD3  (all builds)
Memory5.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120329
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 18 '21 at 12:20
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User SWE-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-6300-$90
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
65% Good
Memory 87.8
1-Core 73.1
2-Core 133
62% 98.1 Pts
4-Core 243
8-Core 268
34% 255 Pts
64-Core 286
19% 286 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 65%
Great: 67%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 500GB (2008)-$47
370GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 81 78 78 78 80 MB/s
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
45.2% Average
Read 80.7
Write 75.5
Mixed 57
SusWrite 76.4
53% 72.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 45.2%
Great: 65%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
41.7% Average
MC Read 17.3
MC Write 13.2
MC Mixed 13.7
42% 14.7 GB/s
SC Read 8.7
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 9.6
25% 8.9 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
Poor: 16%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-UD3 Builds (Compare 2,492 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3 - $300

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $845
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