Gigabyte GA-970A-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 8%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 7%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 56.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics6.74% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive43.6% 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 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Very high background CPU (78%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131216
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 05 '23 at 02:01
Run Duration164 Seconds
Run User SVK-User
Background CPU 78%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD FX-4100-$110
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.55 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
56.1% Above average
Memory 82.8
1-Core 64.4
2-Core 115
55% 87.5 Pts
4-Core 171
8-Core 185
24% 178 Pts
64-Core 185
12% 185 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6670
Asus(1043 03EA) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.301.1901.0
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
6.74% Terrible
Lighting 8.5
Reflection 9.3
Parallax 7.3
7% 8.37 fps
MRender 8.8
Gravity 6.6
Splatting 8
6% 7.8 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 6.74%
Great: 7%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
Adata SU650 240GB-$70
213GB free (System drive)
Firmware: XD0R4D06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 154 154 162 173 169 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
43.6% Average
Read 338
Write 245
Mixed 219
SusWrite 157
54% 240 MB/s
4K Read 18.3
4K Write 39.1
4K Mixed 11.4
63% 22.9 MB/s
DQ Read 24.9
DQ Write 63.4
DQ Mixed 33.9
29% 40.7 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 43.6%
Great: 99%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$40
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 155 155 162 174 171 MB/s
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
85.5% Excellent
Read 140
Write 173
Mixed 75.5
SusWrite 158
100% 136 MB/s
4K Read 2.4
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
122% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 85.5%
Great: 106%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
303GB free
Firmware: CC27
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 116 115 116 118 116 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
82.8% Excellent
Read 173
Write 150
Mixed 67.6
SusWrite 115
92% 127 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 82.8%
Great: 114%
Adata S102 Pro USB 3.0 16GB-$22
14GB free, PID 312b
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 13 21 22 22 22 22 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
13.4% Very poor
Read 57.1
Write 22
Mixed 13.4
SusWrite 20.3
32% 28.2 MB/s
4K Read 2.8
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0.1
14% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 8%
This bench: 13.4%
Great: 27%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
41.8% Average
MC Read 17.5
MC Write 12.4
MC Mixed 15.1
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 7.9
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 11.1
26% 9 GB/s
Latency 80.3
50% 80.3 ns
Poor: 17%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 65%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0P 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 67 56 75 27" 1280 720 PHLC208 PHL 271E1
Typical GA-970A-D3 Builds (Compare 514 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 17%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 - $248

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $465
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