Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (22nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 78 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 43%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years and 3 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Sub-optimal background CPU (17%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-DS3P  (all builds)
Memory1.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20141229
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 01:11
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 17%

 PC Performing below expectations (22nd 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-$55
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
43% Average
SC Int 71.2
SC Float 64.7
SC Mixed 67.7
54% 67.9 Pts
QC Int 232
QC Float 200
QC Mixed 203
48% 212 Pts
MC Int 285
MC Float 254
MC Mixed 273
41% 271 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 43%
Great: 56%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD WD5000AVVS-63H0B1 500GB
118GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 11 37 45 48 47 45 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
24.8% Poor
Read 47.5
Write 30.5
Mixed 28
SusWrite 38.6
27% 36.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.5
88% 0.63 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 24.8%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5474-029.A 99U5474-028.A 8GB
667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
24.1% Poor
MC Read 9.1
MC Write 8.2
MC Mixed 6.8
23% 8.03 GB/s
SC Read 5.7
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 5.1
16% 5.63 GB/s
Latency 91.3
44% 91.3 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 13,802 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 - $75

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $350
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