Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 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 60.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics2.12% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive94.7% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 4 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151103
Uptime4.8 Days
Run DateNov 15 '17 at 06:32
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User SRB-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st 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-8370-$146
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
60.1% Good
SC Int 81.6
SC Float 73.4
SC Mixed 77.3
62% 77.4 Pts
QC Int 320
QC Float 276
QC Mixed 302
68% 299 Pts
MC Int 513
MC Float 440
MC Mixed 502
73% 485 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 60.1%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce GT 610
MSI(1462 809F) 1GB
CLim: 810 MHz, MLim: 250 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 355.82
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
2.12% Terrible
Lighting 6.5
Reflection 6.3
Parallax 5.6
2% 6.13 fps
MRender 4.6
Gravity 7.1
Splatting 3.7
2% 5.13 fps
Poor: 2%
This bench: 2.12%
Great: 2%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Transcend SSD370S 256GB-$149
154GB free
Firmware: O091 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
94.7% Outstanding
Read 483
Write 429
Mixed 457
102% 456 MB/s
4K Read 26.5
4K Write 50.3
4K Mixed 42.4
121% 39.7 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 216
DQ Mixed 68.5
97% 181 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 94.7%
Great: 109%
Toshiba DT01ACA200 2TB-$60
1.5TB free
Firmware: MX4O Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 197
Write 190
Mixed 187
144% 192 MB/s
4K Read 1.07
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.19
101% 1.06 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 111%
Great: 109%
Seagate M3 Portable 2TB
1.5TB free, PID 61b5
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
50.1% Above average
Read 115
Write 126
Mixed 73.3
132% 105 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.87
4K Mixed 0.31
77% 0.94 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 50.1%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
52.6% Above average
MC Read 23.1
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 18.4
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 64.5
62% 64.5 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 52.6%
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 Builds (Compare 1,207 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 87% - Excellent Total price: $450
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