Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 54.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics71.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive41% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory14GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 14GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 14 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kolorów
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20130408
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 19:04
Run Duration117 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (43rd 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-8320-$72
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
54.6% Above average
SC Int 76.7
SC Float 68.2
SC Mixed 72.4
58% 72.4 Pts
QC Int 281
QC Float 251
QC Mixed 271
61% 268 Pts
MC Int 451
MC Float 388
MC Mixed 443
64% 427 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 54.6%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$249
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 397.31
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
71.4% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 203
Parallax 217
69% 215 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 203
Splatting 166
73% 172 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 71.4%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Ultra II 120GB-$203
4GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X31200RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below potential (0th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
41% Average
Read 195
Write 231
Mixed 103
39% 177 MB/s
4K Read 20.4
4K Write 32.7
4K Mixed 8.56
59% 20.6 MB/s
DQ Read 28.2
DQ Write 62.5
DQ Mixed 10.5
18% 33.7 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 41%
Great: 93%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$44
328GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 145
Write 145
Mixed 82.4
92% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.64
4K Write 1.55
4K Mixed 0.29
88% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1600C9D3/4 GY1600D364L9S GR1333D364L9/ GY1600D364L9S 14GB
800, 667, 667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
42.3% Average
MC Read 16.8
MC Write 14.1
MC Mixed 13.8
43% 14.9 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 11.8
28% 9.83 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
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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 Builds (Compare 12,830 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P - $60

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 65% - Good Total price: $337
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