Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 52.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics42.5% 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 Drive101% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory6.4 GB free of 12 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141210
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 13 '18 at 06:13
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
52.4% Above average
SC Int 78.8
SC Float 69.3
SC Mixed 74.4
59% 74.2 Pts
QC Int 278
QC Float 245
QC Mixed 259
59% 261 Pts
MC Int 375
MC Float 318
MC Mixed 355
53% 350 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
Gigabyte(1458 36AC) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 398.36
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
42.5% Average
Lighting 145
Reflection 107
Parallax 115
41% 122 fps
MRender 82.1
Gravity 129
Splatting 87.8
43% 99.8 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 42.5%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Deva's SSD-E128i 128GB
73GB free (System drive)
Firmware: KFS10010
SusWrite @10s intervals: 404 409 415 402 437 436 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 498
Write 430
Mixed 372
SusWrite 417
96% 429 MB/s
4K Read 34.1
4K Write 68.1
4K Mixed 43.2
143% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 264
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 205
163% 228 MB/s
Poor: 72%
This bench: 101%
Great: 114%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$40
370GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 184 183 180 184 181 185 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 168
Mixed 86.7
SusWrite 183
112% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
143% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 102%
Great: 115%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$35
233GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 108 107 110 110 110 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
62.4% Good
Read 108
Write 106
Mixed 72
SusWrite 109
73% 98.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
157% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 28%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Micron Kingston 99U5458-005.A Kingston 9905471-028.A 12GB
667, 667, 667 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
28.1% Poor
MC Read 9.2
MC Write 9
MC Mixed 8.2
25% 8.8 GB/s
SC Read 8.9
SC Write 7.1
SC Mixed 8.6
23% 8.2 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 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-D3P Builds (Compare 3,657 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $436
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