Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 59%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 56.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics73.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory12.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170607
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 05:20
Run Duration223 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$86
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
56.4% Above average
SC Int 83.5
SC Float 73.9
SC Mixed 78.1
63% 78.5 Pts
QC Int 297
QC Float 219
QC Mixed 270
60% 262 Pts
MC Int 497
MC Float 409
MC Mixed 492
70% 466 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Sapphire(174B E289) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1080 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.6.1
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
73.4% Very good
Lighting 226
Reflection 164
Parallax 286
77% 225 fps
MRender 134
Gravity 189
Splatting 185
71% 169 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 73.4%
Great: 74%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$110
348GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 884 485 479 485 434 436 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 74% Great: 135%
Crucial BX100 250GB-$160
179GB free
Firmware: MU02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 316 350 354 357 359 358 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
88.8% Excellent
Read 475
Write 363
Mixed 320
SusWrite 349
84% 377 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 71.6
4K Mixed 36.4
126% 45 MB/s
DQ Read 216
DQ Write 210
DQ Mixed 175
142% 201 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 88.8%
Great: 104%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
931GB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 178 185 187 177 179 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 117
Mixed 86.6
SusWrite 180
105% 143 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 5.5
4K Mixed 1.3
271% 2.47 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 106%
Great: 110%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$95
1TB free
Firmware: CC41
SusWrite @10s intervals: 162 164 163 163 161 165 MB/s
Performing above expectations (63rd percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 137
Mixed 73.1
SusWrite 163
99% 136 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 1.6
290% 2.3 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2133 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
48.1% Average
MC Read 19.9
MC Write 14.8
MC Mixed 17.1
49% 17.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 12.8
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 72
56% 72 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 48.1%
Great: 79%
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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 7,373 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $23

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 94% - Outstanding Total price: $455
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HDDRAMUSB
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