Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 68.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.24% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive54.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 10 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
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX  (all builds)
Memory1.4 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20170713
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 27 '17 at 15:55
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8300-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
68.3% Good
Memory 88.7
1-Core 78.9
2-Core 151
66% 106 Pts
4-Core 260
8-Core 470
46% 365 Pts
64-Core 477
32% 477 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 74%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 710
MSI(1462 8C93) 2GB
CLim: 954 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 376.9
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
3.24% Terrible
Lighting 13.5
Reflection 11.3
Parallax 13.3
4% 12.7 fps
MRender 8.8
Gravity 11.7
Splatting 14.2
3% 11.6 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.24%
Great: 4%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX930 240GB-$80
141GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.9E Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
54.3% Above average
Read 288
Write 354
Mixed 243
66% 295 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 35.8
4K Mixed 13.1
63% 22.3 MB/s
DQ Read 20.8
DQ Write 84.2
DQ Mixed 14.7
22% 39.9 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 54.3%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 320GB (2010)-$30
60GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
40.2% Average
Read 69.7
Write 70.1
Mixed 47.4
46% 62.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.47
4K Write 1.58
4K Mixed 0.34
86% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 40.2%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C10D3/ KHX1600C9D3/4 8GB
800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
45.6% Average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 13.8
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 11.4
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 68.8
58% 68.8 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 45.6%
Great: 46%
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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-DS3P FX Builds (Compare 4,118 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $355
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