Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 50.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics36.3% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive55.8% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory14GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 14GB 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.
Very high background CPU (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 14 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160113
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 04:57
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$90
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
50.6% Above average
SC Int 81.6
SC Float 68.7
SC Mixed 70.4
59% 73.6 Pts
QC Int 274
QC Float 237
QC Mixed 245
57% 252 Pts
MC Int 425
MC Float 354
MC Mixed 418
60% 399 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon R7 370
XFX(1682 7370) 2GB
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
36.3% Below average
Lighting 112
Reflection 87.7
Parallax 145
38% 115 fps
MRender 63.4
Gravity 93.6
Splatting 90
35% 82.3 fps
Poor: 29%
This bench: 36.3%
Great: 38%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$42
16GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
55.8% Above average
Read 486
Write 199
Mixed 280
71% 322 MB/s
4K Read 22.9
4K Write 47.3
4K Mixed 3.79
65% 24.7 MB/s
DQ Read 156
DQ Write 135
DQ Mixed 29
54% 107 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 55.8%
Great: 77%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
806GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
89.7% Excellent
Read 157
Write 155
Mixed 147
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 2.43
4K Mixed 0.22
110% 1.21 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 89.7%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
560GB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
92% Outstanding
Read 161
Write 160
Mixed 143
116% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.21
74% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 92%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Samsung M378B5173DB0-CK0 Kingston HP497157-C01-ELDW Micron 16JTF51264AZ-1G6M1 1333EL Series 14GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 2048, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
35.4% Below average
MC Read 13.1
MC Write 12.3
MC Mixed 11.5
35% 12.3 GB/s
SC Read 8.1
SC Write 6.9
SC Mixed 9.5
23% 8.17 GB/s
Latency 78.6
51% 78.6 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 35.4%
Great: 41%
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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 6,789 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
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Desktop
Desktop 56%
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Workstation
Workstation 45%
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Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $622
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