Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (34th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 66 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 32.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics8.4% 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 Drive72.5% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 (52%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory4 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130806
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 14 '18 at 08:02
Run Duration119 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 52%

 PC Performing below expectations (34th 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-$55
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
32.1% Below average
SC Int 48.8
SC Float 46
SC Mixed 50.9
39% 48.6 Pts
QC Int 122
QC Float 151
QC Mixed 148
32% 140 Pts
MC Int 234
MC Float 189
MC Mixed 238
33% 220 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 32.1%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Gigabyte(1458 3693) 2GB
CLim: 901 MHz, MLim: 1252 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 390.77
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
8.4% Terrible
Lighting 26.1
Reflection 19
Parallax 28
8% 24.4 fps
MRender 22.4
Gravity 21.2
Splatting 15.9
8% 19.8 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 8.4%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$85
185GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 481
Write 364
Mixed 291
84% 378 MB/s
4K Read 21.8
4K Write 47.8
4K Mixed 22.1
87% 30.6 MB/s
DQ Read 117
DQ Write 91.4
DQ Mixed 40.6
48% 83.1 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 124%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$54
653GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 145
Write 145
Mixed 137
107% 142 MB/s
4K Read 1.29
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 0.37
137% 1.32 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
37.3% Below average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 11.9
MC Mixed 14
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 7.3
SC Write 7
SC Mixed 10.1
23% 8.13 GB/s
Latency 114
35% 114 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 50%
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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 3,640 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $447
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CPUGPUSSD
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AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $130Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $245Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $97
Intel Core i5-8600K $237AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
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