Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (80th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 20 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics38.9% 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 Drive71.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1366 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170607
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 06:58
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User IND-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (80th 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-$81
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
63.8% Good
SC Int 85.1
SC Float 77.5
SC Mixed 80.4
65% 81 Pts
QC Int 331
QC Float 307
QC Mixed 323
73% 320 Pts
MC Int 541
MC Float 459
MC Mixed 527
77% 509 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 63.8%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 411.70
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
38.9% Below average
Lighting 118
Reflection 79.3
Parallax 121
37% 106 fps
MRender 81
Gravity 116
Splatting 84.7
40% 93.9 fps
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.9%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 120GB-$37
89GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3J96R9
SusWrite @10s intervals: 213 69 56 52 65 56 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 481
Write 365
Mixed 324
SusWrite 85
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 60.4
4K Mixed 32.3
117% 40.4 MB/s
DQ Read 255
DQ Write 236
DQ Mixed 106
118% 199 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 82%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
831GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 194 197 197 198 198 197 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
111% Outstanding
Read 191
Write 124
Mixed 79.2
SusWrite 197
108% 148 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.7
141% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 111%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
36.9% Below average
MC Read 12.8
MC Write 12
MC Mixed 10.3
33% 11.7 GB/s
SC Read 11.7
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 12.2
31% 11 GB/s
Latency 56.8
70% 56.8 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 36.9%
Great: 40%
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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 6,185 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $23

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $453
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