Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 32%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 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 44.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics37.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive74.6% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX  (all builds)
Memory6.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170713
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 17:44
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd 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 Phenom II X4 955-$83
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.2 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
44.2% Average
SC Int 78.4
SC Float 47
SC Mixed 59.5
49% 61.6 Pts
QC Int 315
QC Float 184
QC Mixed 232
55% 243 Pts
MC Int 312
MC Float 190
MC Mixed 234
37% 245 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
EVGA(3842 2763) 2GB
CLim: 1202 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
37.3% Below average
Lighting 98
Reflection 78.1
Parallax 122
33% 99.5 fps
MRender 87.5
Gravity 114
Splatting 77.9
40% 93.3 fps
Poor: 32%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 40%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD 480GB 480GB
447GB free
Firmware: Q1124A0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
77.9% Very good
Read 487
Write 436
Mixed 458
103% 460 MB/s
4K Read 26.9
4K Write 75.5
4K Mixed 5.8
88% 36.1 MB/s
DQ Read 135
DQ Write 204
DQ Mixed 5.99
50% 115 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 77.9%
Great: 104%
Samsung 750 EVO 120GB-$127
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
74.6% Very good
Read 489
Write 259
Mixed 271
75% 340 MB/s
4K Read 35.6
4K Write 42.3
4K Mixed 23.5
107% 33.8 MB/s
DQ Read 214
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 58.7
72% 129 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 74.6%
Great: 109%
Samsung Spinpoint F3 1TB-$120
409GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 122
Write 139
Mixed 113
94% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2.32
4K Mixed 0.47
116% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 75%
Great: 76%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1333 C9 4x2GB
4 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
34.7% Below average
MC Read 15.2
MC Write 7.7
MC Mixed 13.1
34% 12 GB/s
SC Read 6.7
SC Write 6.4
SC Mixed 8.8
21% 7.3 GB/s
Latency 71
56% 71 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 91%
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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-DS3P FX Builds (Compare 1,803 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P FX

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $337
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