Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 51.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics40.8% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive56.3% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory20GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 20GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory17.3 GB free of 20 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161107
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 06:27
Run Duration262 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-8320E-$95
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
51.1% Above average
SC Int 79.7
SC Float 69.5
SC Mixed 74.1
60% 74.4 Pts
QC Int 248
QC Float 216
QC Mixed 236
53% 234 Pts
MC Int 479
MC Float 408
MC Mixed 469
68% 452 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$200
Gigabyte(1458 3690) 2GB
CLim: 1534 MHz, MLim: 1802 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
40.8% Average
Lighting 132
Reflection 104
Parallax 114
39% 117 fps
MRender 83.9
Gravity 123
Splatting 85.3
42% 97.3 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 40.8%
Great: 45%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 120GB
48GB free
Firmware: P1222A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
56.3% Above average
Read 477
Write 278
Mixed 308
78% 354 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 76.3
4K Mixed 0.17
67% 31.4 MB/s
DQ Read 20.7
DQ Write 79.5
DQ Mixed 0.04
15% 33.4 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 56.3%
Great: 84%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
881GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
94.2% Outstanding
Read 160
Write 168
Mixed 158
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 1.29
4K Write 2.51
4K Mixed 0.36
141% 1.39 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 105%
Seagate BUP Slim Mac SL 500GB
405GB free
Firmware: 0304
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
15.4% Very poor
Read 27.9
Write 25.5
Mixed 27
20% 26.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.38
4K Write 0.74
4K Mixed 0.18
49% 0.43 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 15.4%
Great: 61%
WD Elements 25A2 1TB
12GB free, PID 25a2
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
27.4% Poor
Read 67.8
Write 55
Mixed 46.5
69% 56.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.26
4K Write 1.78
4K Mixed 0.23
69% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 27.4%
Great: 50%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16G-D3-1866-MR Corsair CMZ4GX3M1A1600C9 16G-D3-1866-MR 20GB
2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 4096, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
50.5% Above average
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 17.3
51% 18 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 14.6
33% 11.6 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
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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 4,283 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $717
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