Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 47.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics0.52% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (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.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151103
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 11 '19 at 04:33
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (30th percentile)
47.3% Average
1-Core 63.2
2-Core 149
49% 106 Pts
4-Core 276
8-Core 498
48% 387 Pts
64-Core 500
34% 500 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 54%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 8400 GS
Device(0000 0000) 512MB
Ram: 512MB, Driver: 342.1
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
0.52% Terrible
Lighting 2.1
Reflection 3.6
Parallax 0.6
1% 2.1 fps
MRender 2.7
Gravity 1.5
Splatting 1.8
0% 2 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.52%
Great: 1%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung HD161HJ 160GB-$40
93GB free (System drive)
Firmware: JF100-19
SusWrite @10s intervals: 44 42 46 43 43 45 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
25.9% Poor
Read 46.1
Write 48
Mixed 32.8
SusWrite 43.8
32% 42.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.1
4K Mixed 0.6
108% 0.73 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 25.9%
Great: 42%
WD Blue 320GB (2007)-$15
234GB free
Firmware: 01.03E01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 105 105 106 106 106 106 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 101
Write 102
Mixed 61.7
SusWrite 106
68% 92.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
166% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 60%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$25
78GB free
Firmware: 19.01H19
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 37 38 38 38 38 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
42% Average
Read 109
Write 36.1
Mixed 43.3
SusWrite 37.6
42% 56.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.6
103% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 42%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G3D1609DS 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
50.7% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 15.2
MC Mixed 18.4
52% 18 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 63.4
63% 63.4 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 54%
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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 3,033 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 44% - Average Total price: $489
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