Gigabyte GA-970A-D3P

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
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 57.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics71.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive56.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (12%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970A-D3P  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160226
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 01 '17 at 09:36
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 12%

 PC Performing above expectations (66th 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-$76
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
57.7% Above average
SC Int 83.1
SC Float 70.1
SC Mixed 74.1
61% 75.8 Pts
QC Int 311
QC Float 263
QC Mixed 300
66% 291 Pts
MC Int 403
MC Float 357
MC Mixed 387
58% 382 Pts
Poor: 37%
This bench: 57.7%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 388.31
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
71.1% Very good
Lighting 225
Reflection 191
Parallax 205
67% 207 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 205
Splatting 161
74% 172 fps
Poor: 66%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 240GB-$93
130GB free
Firmware: 603ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
56.6% Above average
Read 458
Write 186
Mixed 252
66% 299 MB/s
4K Read 21.7
4K Write 67
4K Mixed 10.1
81% 32.9 MB/s
DQ Read 27.8
DQ Write 141
DQ Mixed 43.6
46% 70.8 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 56.6%
Great: 77%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 199
Write 168
Mixed 174
136% 180 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.23
86% 0.86 MB/s
Poor: 76%
This bench: 105%
Great: 110%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL11-11-11 D3 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
47.4% Average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 17.2
49% 17 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.4
SC Mixed 12.8
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 71.7
56% 71.7 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 55%
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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 2,350 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

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

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $423
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