Gigabyte GA-970A-D3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 41.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics41.5% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive44.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120510
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 08:13
Run Duration129 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-4100-$110
Socket M2, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
41.1% Average
SC Int 70.6
SC Float 65.2
SC Mixed 65.6
54% 67.1 Pts
QC Int 213
QC Float 186
QC Mixed 198
45% 199 Pts
MC Int 213
MC Float 189
MC Mixed 208
31% 203 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 41.1%
Great: 47%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Gigabyte(1458 36AE) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1481 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 352.84
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
41.5% Average
Lighting 142
Reflection 115
Parallax 123
42% 127 fps
MRender 81.2
Gravity 122
Splatting 81.7
41% 94.9 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Premier Pro SP900 128GB-$40
80GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.6.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Relative performance (0th percentile)
44.6% Average
Read 337
Write 106
Mixed 131
42% 191 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 55.4
4K Mixed 10.5
74% 28.9 MB/s
DQ Read 69
DQ Write 77.4
DQ Mixed 25.4
32% 57.3 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 81%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
921GB free
Firmware: CC4B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
87% Excellent
Read 146
Write 157
Mixed 156
116% 153 MB/s
4K Read 1.16
4K Write 1.47
4K Mixed 0.43
124% 1.02 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 87%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
36.6% Below average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 10.7
MC Mixed 10.4
36% 12.6 GB/s
SC Read 9
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 12.3
28% 9.8 GB/s
Latency 83.4
48% 83.4 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 36.6%
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-D3 Builds (Compare 2,676 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3 - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $419
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