Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (88th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 12 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics70.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive61.1% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory14.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160406
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateApr 16 '18 at 16:44
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing way above expectations (88th 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-$125
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
63.4% Good
SC Int 90
SC Float 76.3
SC Mixed 82.2
66% 82.8 Pts
QC Int 346
QC Float 300
QC Mixed 316
73% 321 Pts
MC Int 548
MC Float 468
MC Mixed 538
78% 518 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$219
Asus(1043 85ED) 3GB
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
70.2% Very good
Lighting 219
Reflection 183
Parallax 214
67% 205 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 205
Splatting 157
72% 169 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 71%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$41
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
61.1% Good
Read 508
Write 326
Mixed 280
82% 372 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 55.8
4K Mixed 0.04
59% 25.1 MB/s
DQ Read 132
DQ Write 96.1
DQ Mixed 0.05
31% 76.2 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 61.1%
Great: 78%
Hitachi HUA723020ALA640 2TB-$55
2TB free
Firmware: MK7ONS00 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Read 154
Write 145
Mixed 117
103% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 1.73
4K Mixed 0.44
119% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR3 1866 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
52.9% Above average
MC Read 23.3
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 18.5
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 12.1
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 12.4
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 62.4
64% 62.4 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 53%
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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 2,148 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $411
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