Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 59%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (72nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 28 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics68% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive238% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory13.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 19 '17 at 18:56
Run Duration149 Seconds
Run User GRC-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (72nd 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-8300-$101
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.6 GHz, turbo 4.55 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
62.1% Good
SC Int 90.8
SC Float 82.1
SC Mixed 86.9
69% 86.6 Pts
QC Int 323
QC Float 286
QC Mixed 299
69% 303 Pts
MC Int 567
MC Float 476
MC Mixed 518
78% 520 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$491
CLim: 1338 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.5.2
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
68% Good
Lighting 209
Reflection 179
Parallax 259
70% 215 fps
MRender 140
Gravity 194
Splatting 124
66% 153 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 68%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 120GB-$168
112GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
74.4% Very good
Read 480
Write 321
Mixed 328
83% 376 MB/s
4K Read 33.1
4K Write 45.6
4K Mixed 19.6
99% 32.7 MB/s
DQ Read 174
DQ Write 107
DQ Mixed 55.1
64% 112 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 74.4%
Great: 94%
Samsung SM951 AHCI PCIe M.2 128GB-$116
45GB free
Firmware: BXW2500Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
238% Outstanding
Read 2,502
Write 61.5
Mixed 119
187% 894 MB/s
4K Read 331
4K Write 3.51
4K Mixed 3.7
508% 113 MB/s
Poor: 107%
This bench: 238%
Great: 191%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$33
58GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 221
Write 159
Mixed 164
222% 182 MB/s
4K Read 11.6
4K Write 10.6
4K Mixed 4.8
565% 8.99 MB/s
DQ Read 11.3
DQ Write 11.5
DQ Mixed 5.09
605% 9.3 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 102%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston KHX1866C10D3/4G KHX1866C10D3/4G Corsair CMX8GX3M2A1600C9 Corsair CMX8GX3M2A1600C9 16GB
1866, 1866, 1866, 1866 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
50.5% Above average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 18.7
52% 18 GB/s
SC Read 8.5
SC Write 8.7
SC Mixed 14.9
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 53%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 PRO GAMING/AURA Builds (Compare 3,845 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $961
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