Biostar TA970

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 50.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics5.94% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive46.5% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardBiostar TA970  (all builds)
Memory29.7 GB free of 32 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130114
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 18 '19 at 11:49
Run Duration175 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
50.5% Above average
1-Core 77.1
2-Core 147
53% 112 Pts
4-Core 274
8-Core 476
47% 375 Pts
64-Core 485
33% 485 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 50.5%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 240
Asus(1043 048B) 2GB
CLim: 780 MHz, MLim: 900 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.12.3
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
5.94% Terrible
Lighting 22.2
Reflection 23.5
Parallax 29.2
6% 25 fps
MRender 16.3
Gravity 20
Splatting 19.5
6% 18.6 fps
Poor: 4%
This bench: 5.94%
Great: 7%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$34
87GB free (System drive)
Firmware: U21010RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 97 98 102 103 105 103 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
46.5% Average
Read 386
Write 274
Mixed 228
SusWrite 101
55% 248 MB/s
4K Read 22.7
4K Write 59.4
4K Mixed 9.5
78% 30.5 MB/s
DQ Read 28.3
DQ Write 90.3
DQ Mixed 11.6
23% 43.4 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 46.5%
Great: 86%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$55
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 192 190 195 195 200 198 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 156
Mixed 72
SusWrite 195
112% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.7
138% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 112%
Great: 115%
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$13
153GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 126 155 151 142 157 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
93.2% Outstanding
Read 179
Write 148
Mixed 24.7
SusWrite 147
90% 125 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.3
72% 0.47 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 93.2%
Great: 103%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$30
86GB free
Firmware: CC47
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 101 102 104 105 103 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 104
Write 49.7
Mixed 66
SusWrite 103
60% 80.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 113%
TOSHIBA STOR.E PARTNER 1TB
56GB free, PID b001
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 26 26 27 28 27 27 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
11% Very poor
Read 28.7
Write 27
Mixed 16
SusWrite 26.7
33% 24.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 0.3
4K Mixed 0.4
25% 0.37 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 11%
Great: 37%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 32GB
667, 800, 667, 800 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
43% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 14.6
44% 15.2 GB/s
SC Read 9.3
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 11.5
28% 9.77 GB/s
Latency 74.1
54% 74.1 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43%
Great: 99%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

Typical TA970 Builds (Compare 2,043 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Biostar TA970 - $87

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $396
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