Gigabyte GA-970A-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics107% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive39.7% 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.
Very high background CPU (35%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3  (all builds)
Memory3 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
DisplayЦвета: 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130125
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 30 '17 at 20:42
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User UKR-User
Background CPU 35%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8320-$163
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
52.1% Above average
1-Core 79.6
2-Core 155
55% 117 Pts
4-Core 282
8-Core 509
49% 395 Pts
64-Core 505
34% 505 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
EVGA(3842 6284) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2502 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 385.69
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
107% Outstanding
Lighting 413
Reflection 377
Parallax 399
108% 396 fps
MRender 240
Gravity 403
Splatting 246
107% 296 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 107%
Great: 114%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$70
50GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
39.7% Below average
Read 162
Write 92.6
Mixed 101
26% 119 MB/s
4K Read 21
4K Write 59.5
4K Mixed 13.6
81% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 93.3
DQ Write 82.9
DQ Mixed 32.9
40% 69.7 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 39.7%
Great: 69%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
185GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 144
Write 137
Mixed 118
100% 133 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.3
96% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Goodram GR1600D364L11 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
45.6% Average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 15
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.6
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 67.7
59% 67.7 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 47%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970A-D3 Builds (Compare 5,349 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $453
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