Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 64.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive49.1% 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.
Run History
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MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory14.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170607
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 15:56
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User TUR-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-8350-$119
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
64.3% Good
SC Int 89.6
SC Float 76.3
SC Mixed 81
66% 82.3 Pts
QC Int 359
QC Float 304
QC Mixed 327
75% 330 Pts
MC Int 532
MC Float 457
MC Mixed 522
76% 504 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 64.3%
Great: 65%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force GT 60GB
41GB free
Firmware: 5.05 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
49.1% Average
Read 453
Write 78
Mixed 125
47% 219 MB/s
4K Read 19.1
4K Write 60.3
4K Mixed 13.3
78% 30.9 MB/s
DQ Read 77.2
DQ Write 75.2
DQ Mixed 30.4
35% 60.9 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 49.1%
Great: 59%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
970GB free, PID 2321
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
16.4% Very poor
Read 30.9
Write 27.8
Mixed 37.4
42% 32 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.85
4K Mixed 0.38
78% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 16.4%
Great: 50%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
890GB free, PID 2321
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
29.6% Poor
Read 65.1
Write 73.1
Mixed 66.8
89% 68.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.32
4K Write 1.33
4K Mixed 0.19
53% 0.62 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 29.6%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
49.2% Average
MC Read 20.7
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 16.8
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 10.8
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 12.8
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 63.5
63% 63.5 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 63%
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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 3,850 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% - Good Total price: $955
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