Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 26%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 35%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
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 39.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics28.5% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 3 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory23.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160516
Uptime1.2 Days
Run DateAug 10 '18 at 05:07
Run Duration135 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8300-$130
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing way below expectations (20th percentile)
39.4% Below average
1-Core 62.2
2-Core 119
43% 90.7 Pts
4-Core 208
8-Core 290
32% 249 Pts
64-Core 316
21% 316 Pts
Poor: 36%
This bench: 39.4%
Great: 51%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 760-$209
EVGA(3842 2768) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1280 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
28.5% Poor
Lighting 98.4
Reflection 76.7
Parallax 124
27% 99.7 fps
MRender 86.2
Gravity 120
Splatting 79.5
31% 95.3 fps
Poor: 25%
This bench: 28.5%
Great: 30%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
719GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 15.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 131 132 149 146 149 150 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
91% Outstanding
Read 174
Write 180
Mixed 128
SusWrite 143
116% 156 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.1
234% 1.8 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 91%
Great: 107%
WD Black 1.5TB (2010)
380GB free
Firmware: 05.0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 129 131 131 132 133 132 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
71.8% Very good
Read 118
Write 109
Mixed 97.3
SusWrite 131
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
221% 1.57 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 71.8%
Great: 84%
SanDisk U3 Cruzer Micro 8GB
4GB free, PID 5406
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 7.3 7 7.5 7.4 8.3 8.4 MB/s
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
6.8% Terrible
Read 26.5
Write 4.5
Mixed 2.8
SusWrite 7.6
10% 10.3 MB/s
4K Read 5.5
4K Write 0
4K Mixed 0
20% 1.83 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 6.8%
Great: 8%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsZ DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
40.7% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 14.1
41% 14.5 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 7.6
SC Mixed 9.8
25% 8.73 GB/s
Latency 74.9
53% 74.9 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 40.7%
Great: 63%
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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 9,693 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 46%
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Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 51% - Above average Total price: $552
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