Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (26th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 74 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 55.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics52.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive77.8% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory10.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160516
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 21 '20 at 22:23
Run Duration130 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (26th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-4300-$70
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
55.4% Above average
Memory 72.3
1-Core 73.2
2-Core 126
56% 90.5 Pts
4-Core 224
8-Core 225
31% 224 Pts
64-Core 228
15% 228 Pts
Poor: 45%
This bench: 55.4%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1506 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing below potential (59th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
52.4% Above average
Lighting 64.9
Reflection 68.5
Parallax 66.7
54% 66.7 fps
MRender 71.3
Gravity 62.1
Splatting 55.1
41% 62.9 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 58%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 120GB-$150
31GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 248 73 59 64 65 63 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
77.8% Very good
Read 461
Write 427
Mixed 305
SusWrite 95.2
72% 322 MB/s
4K Read 30.6
4K Write 71.9
4K Mixed 41.3
137% 47.9 MB/s
DQ Read 238
DQ Write 242
DQ Mixed 248
184% 242 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 77.8%
Great: 110%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
447GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 130 133 131 135 135 134 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Read 120
Write 84.5
Mixed 66.3
SusWrite 133
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
159% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1066 MHz clocked @ 533 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
37% Below average
MC Read 14.6
MC Write 11.7
MC Mixed 12.9
37% 13.1 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 11.2
27% 9.4 GB/s
Latency 96.1
42% 96.1 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 37%
Great: 63%

 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 2,399 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $607
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