Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 48.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics109% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory4.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160406
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 18 '19 at 20:05
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8350-$90
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
48.8% Average
1-Core 75.9
2-Core 142
52% 109 Pts
4-Core 274
8-Core 478
47% 376 Pts
64-Core 489
33% 489 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 48.8%
Great: 55%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
Gigabyte(1458 37B6) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3535 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.67
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
109% Outstanding
Lighting 413
Reflection 320
Parallax 453
108% 395 fps
MRender 385
Gravity 402
Splatting 242
110% 343 fps
Poor: 84%
This bench: 109%
Great: 111%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB-$70
29GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 580ABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 181 173 167 149 164 163 MB/s
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
77% Very good
Read 357
Write 250
Mixed 286
SusWrite 166
59% 265 MB/s
4K Read 32.4
4K Write 76.4
4K Mixed 36.8
137% 48.5 MB/s
DQ Read 252
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 257
187% 244 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 77%
Great: 95%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$20
265GB free
Firmware: 18.01H18
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 120 121 121 121 121 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
72% Very good
Read 130
Write 131
Mixed 80.2
SusWrite 120
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1
183% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 72%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
34.8% Below average
MC Read 12.5
MC Write 11.5
MC Mixed 9.8
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 11
SC Write 7.4
SC Mixed 10
27% 9.47 GB/s
Latency 61.1
66% 61.1 ns
Poor: 21%
This bench: 34.8%
Great: 36%
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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 2,807 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $400
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