Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (68th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 32 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 49.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics97.5% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory20.2 GB free of 24 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141028
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 14 '18 at 04:05
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%

 PC Performing above expectations (68th 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-$53
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
49.6% Average
SC Int 79.8
SC Float 70.3
SC Mixed 74.9
60% 75 Pts
QC Int 250
QC Float 220
QC Mixed 239
54% 236 Pts
MC Int 329
MC Float 286
MC Mixed 322
47% 312 Pts
Poor: 33%
This bench: 49.6%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$330
CLim: 1936 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Lighting 305
Reflection 281
Parallax 329
97% 305 fps
MRender 196
Gravity 276
Splatting 211
98% 228 fps
Poor: 88%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 109%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
749GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
99.9% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 165
Mixed 157
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.69
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 0.26
108% 1.22 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 99.9%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown PSD38G16002 BLS4G3D1339DS PSD38G16002 BLS4G3D1339DS 24GB
800, 667, 800, 667 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
43.5% Average
MC Read 17.7
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 15.4
44% 15.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.9
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 77.1
52% 77.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 43.5%
Great: 43%
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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 3,851 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 108% - Outstanding Total price: $408
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