Gigabyte GA-970-Gaming SLI-CF

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 62%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 61.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics67.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive49.8% 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).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-Gaming SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory14.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160128
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 01:22
Run Duration194 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 12%

 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-8320-$94
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
61.6% Good
SC Int 91.5
SC Float 77.6
SC Mixed 84.3
68% 84.5 Pts
QC Int 326
QC Float 276
QC Mixed 296
68% 300 Pts
MC Int 555
MC Float 483
MC Mixed 543
79% 527 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 61.6%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$265
CLim: 1400 MHz, MLim: 2125 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
67.9% Good
Lighting 196
Reflection 185
Parallax 256
67% 213 fps
MRender 155
Gravity 185
Splatting 137
68% 159 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 67.9%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 250GB-$85
162GB free
Firmware: X41100WD Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
64.8% Good
Read 401
Write 324
Mixed 248
72% 324 MB/s
4K Read 31.6
4K Write 46
4K Mixed 12.3
88% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 33.1
DQ Write 136
DQ Mixed 12.2
30% 60.5 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 64.8%
Great: 82%
SanDisk Z400s 128GB-$67
88GB free
Firmware: Z2333000 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 471
Write 177
Mixed 255
66% 301 MB/s
4K Read 18.6
4K Write 62.6
4K Mixed 3.42
66% 28.2 MB/s
DQ Read 25.3
DQ Write 73.9
DQ Mixed 3.38
16% 34.2 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 68%
WL1000GSA3254 1TB
888GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 158
Mixed 156
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.45
4K Mixed 0.26
112% 1.2 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 96%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$40
780GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 182
Write 185
Mixed 182
138% 183 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.2
87% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 105%
Great: 104%
SanDisk Ultra 124GB
110GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
40.3% Average
Read 134
Write 68.7
Mixed 87.9
113% 96.7 MB/s
4K Read 3.38
4K Write 1.69
4K Mixed 0.77
96% 1.95 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 48%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F3 DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
52.8% Above average
MC Read 23
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 18.4
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 13.2
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 54%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970-Gaming SLI-CF Builds (Compare 443 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970-Gaming SLI-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $463
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