Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 59%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics62% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive93.9% 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.
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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit barev
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160406
Uptime1 Days
Run DateFeb 13 '18 at 15:17
Run Duration138 Seconds
Run User CZE-User
Background CPU 27%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$190
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
59% Above average
SC Int 84.5
SC Float 75.1
SC Mixed 81.3
64% 80.3 Pts
QC Int 281
QC Float 251
QC Mixed 278
61% 270 Pts
MC Int 588
MC Float 481
MC Mixed 570
82% 546 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 59%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$270
Device(1DA2 E366) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1319 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
62% Good
Lighting 182
Reflection 170
Parallax 255
64% 202 fps
MRender 138
Gravity 158
Splatting 128
60% 141 fps
Poor: 51%
This bench: 62%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$95
172GB free
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Read 495
Write 387
Mixed 414
96% 432 MB/s
4K Read 39
4K Write 62.3
4K Mixed 38.8
142% 46.7 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 123
DQ Mixed 69.8
75% 127 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 113%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
741GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 163
Mixed 155
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 1.33
4K Write 2.56
4K Mixed 0.37
144% 1.42 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 105%
WD Blue 250GB (2008)-$30
137GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
43.3% Average
Read 59.3
Write 91.4
Mixed 95.6
62% 82.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.23
4K Write 2.03
4K Mixed 0.35
86% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 43.3%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
49.9% Average
MC Read 22
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 15.8
51% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 13.2
32% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 64.6
62% 64.6 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 50%
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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 1,812 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 78% - Very good Total price: $446
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