Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 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 46.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics63% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent 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.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (56%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
5 months ago, 5 months ago.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130806
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 08:11
Run Duration98 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 56%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th 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-8150-$183
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
46.6% Average
SC Int 63.9
SC Float 58.9
SC Mixed 62.3
49% 61.7 Pts
QC Int 238
QC Float 223
QC Mixed 226
52% 229 Pts
MC Int 417
MC Float 348
MC Mixed 420
60% 395 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 46.6%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$249
PNY(196E 11D8) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
63% Good
Lighting 198
Reflection 175
Parallax 186
60% 186 fps
MRender 131
Gravity 184
Splatting 140
65% 152 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 63%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
898GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 146
Write 136
Mixed 94.4
93% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.69
4K Mixed 0.15
46% 0.41 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
38.8% Below average
MC Read 15.2
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 13.3
39% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 7.5
SC Write 7.2
SC Mixed 11
24% 8.57 GB/s
Latency 82.3
49% 82.3 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 38.8%
Great: 87%
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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 3,493 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: $488
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