Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (66th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 34 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 54.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics3.3% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive96.9% 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.
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.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141210
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateJul 17 '19 at 00:50
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$105
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
54.8% Above average
1-Core 80.2
2-Core 158
56% 119 Pts
4-Core 309
8-Core 529
53% 419 Pts
64-Core 539
36% 539 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 54.8%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 730
Gigabyte(1458 365B) 2GB
CLim: 700 MHz, MLim: 400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
3.3% Terrible
Lighting 12.7
Reflection 13
Parallax 11
3% 12.2 fps
MRender 11.9
Gravity 12.8
Splatting 7.1
3% 10.6 fps
Poor: 3%
This bench: 3.3%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 250GB-$47
197GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 399 410 398 396 244 208 MB/s
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
96.9% Outstanding
Read 496
Write 437
Mixed 417
SusWrite 342
95% 423 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 77.1
4K Mixed 44.8
143% 50.5 MB/s
DQ Read 262
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 225
176% 243 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 96.9%
Great: 122%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$42
931GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 180 186 185 186 187 186 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 85
Mixed 87.8
SusWrite 185
101% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.8
137% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1866 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
56.1% Above average
MC Read 24.3
MC Write 16.8
MC Mixed 19.2
57% 20.1 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 14.3
34% 12 GB/s
Latency 58.4
68% 58.4 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 56.1%
Great: 54%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds (explanation by AdoredTV).

Typical GA-970A-D3P Builds (Compare 5,418 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 40%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 26%
Raft

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P - $108

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $520
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