Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 19%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 48.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics13% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive67.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 2 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130806
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 23:08
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-6300-$59
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
48.3% Average
SC Int 74.2
SC Float 66.8
SC Mixed 68.8
56% 69.9 Pts
QC Int 232
QC Float 213
QC Mixed 239
52% 228 Pts
MC Int 327
MC Float 282
MC Mixed 325
47% 311 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 48.3%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6790
PwrHis(1787 200F) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
13% Very poor
Lighting 45.2
Reflection 34.9
Parallax 42.2
14% 40.8 fps
MRender 24.4
Gravity 31.1
Splatting 35.2
13% 30.2 fps
Poor: 11%
This bench: 13%
Great: 14%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SUV300S37A120G 120GB
83GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM12.G Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
67.5% Good
Read 386
Write 376
Mixed 254
75% 339 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 69.1
4K Mixed 12.4
92% 35.8 MB/s
DQ Read 29.3
DQ Write 96.2
DQ Mixed 14.6
25% 46.7 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 67.5%
Great: 87%
Kingston DataTraveler 100 G3 USB 3.0 16GB-$6
5GB free, PID 1666
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
12.6% Very poor
Read 32.7
Write 21.7
Mixed 24.4
32% 26.3 MB/s
4K Read 7.33
4K Write 0.46
4K Mixed 0.46
58% 2.75 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 12.6%
Great: 24%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Team Vulcan-1600 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
43% Average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 12.5
MC Mixed 15.4
43% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 8.9
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 11.2
27% 9.4 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43%
Great: 63%
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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-D3P Builds (Compare 3,457 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $490
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