Biostar TA970

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 27%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (31st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 69 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 52.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics25.4% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive50.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardBiostar TA970  (all builds)
Memory4 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140807
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:43
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%

 PC Performing below expectations (31st 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-$106
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
52.3% Above average
SC Int 76.3
SC Float 64.1
SC Mixed 70.3
56% 70.2 Pts
QC Int 230
QC Float 223
QC Mixed 259
54% 237 Pts
MC Int 443
MC Float 379
MC Mixed 416
62% 413 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7850-$174
Sapphire(174B E221) 2GB
CLim: 860 MHz, MLim: 1200 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
25.4% Poor
Lighting 75.9
Reflection 70.1
Parallax 96.3
26% 80.8 fps
MRender 50.4
Gravity 60.1
Splatting 71.9
25% 60.8 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 25.4%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 120GB-$58
14GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
50.7% Above average
Read 390
Write 213
Mixed 219
60% 274 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 38.5
4K Mixed 9.03
70% 24.3 MB/s
DQ Read 31
DQ Write 62.4
DQ Mixed 11.2
19% 34.9 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 82%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$57
567GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
84.3% Excellent
Read 138
Write 156
Mixed 144
110% 146 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.81
4K Mixed 0.18
75% 0.83 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 84.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GB
800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
29.4% Poor
MC Read 10.3
MC Write 10.2
MC Mixed 8.3
27% 9.6 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 9.4
26% 8.93 GB/s
Latency 85
47% 85 ns
Poor: 22%
This bench: 29.4%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical TA970 Builds (Compare 718 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Biostar TA970 - $55

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 62% - Good Total price: $723
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