Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 55.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics70.7% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
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.
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory4.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151103
Uptime0.3 Days
Run DateAug 11 '18 at 00:32
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-$118
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
55.2% Above average
SC Int 81.7
SC Float 72.3
SC Mixed 76.2
61% 76.7 Pts
QC Int 282
QC Float 246
QC Mixed 267
60% 265 Pts
MC Int 450
MC Float 412
MC Mixed 464
66% 442 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$200
CLim: 1340 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
70.7% Very good
Lighting 210
Reflection 176
Parallax 280
73% 222 fps
MRender 142
Gravity 202
Splatting 133
69% 159 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 70.7%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 500GB (2007)-$33
256GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 12.01C02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 42 38 36 35 32 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
26.8% Poor
Read 57.8
Write 67.3
Mixed 45.5
SusWrite 35.1
38% 51.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
158% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 26.8%
Great: 51%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$45
469GB free
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 135 136 136 136 135 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
77.6% Very good
Read 134
Write 131
Mixed 82.8
SusWrite 136
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 1.2
230% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 108%
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 as expected (56th percentile)
45.5% Average
MC Read 19.6
MC Write 13.8
MC Mixed 14.8
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 11.5
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 45.5%
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 1,981 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: 86% - Excellent Total price: $368
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