Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (43rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 57 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics53.8% 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 Drive159% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory9.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors, 1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160816
Uptime0 Days
Run DateNov 28 '20 at 16:29
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing as expected (43rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$163
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.4 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
70.5% Very good
Memory 88.9
1-Core 76.6
2-Core 146
65% 104 Pts
4-Core 282
8-Core 490
48% 386 Pts
64-Core 493
33% 493 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 70.5%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$290
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 445.87
Performing below potential (23rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
53.8% Above average
Lighting 63.5
Reflection 63.2
Parallax 67.4
51% 64.7 fps
MRender 65.9
Gravity 70.9
Splatting 65.6
57% 67.5 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 53.8%
Great: 62%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$85
253GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2QEXM7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 512 525 609 603 601 612 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
159% Outstanding
Read 1,101
Write 697
Mixed 798
SusWrite 577
177% 793 MB/s
4K Read 48.3
4K Write 83.8
4K Mixed 59.3
194% 63.8 MB/s
DQ Read 477
DQ Write 368
DQ Mixed 441
325% 429 MB/s
Poor: 185%
This bench: 159%
Great: 337%
Seagate ST1500DM003-9YN16G 1.5TB
255GB free
Firmware: HP16
SusWrite @10s intervals: 104 108 103 105 109 108 MB/s
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
65.7% Good
Read 123
Write 97.2
Mixed 76.7
SusWrite 106
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.7
129% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 65.7%
Great: 104%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
861GB free
Firmware: 2AR10002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 90 93 92 94 94 92 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
54.5% Above average
Read 97.3
Write 65.5
Mixed 52.5
SusWrite 92.4
56% 76.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
143% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below potential (27th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
50.8% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 17.8
52% 18.2 GB/s
SC Read 10.5
SC Write 9.3
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.2 GB/s
Latency 68.6
58% 68.6 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 50.8%
Great: 73%

 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 2,908 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 52% - Above average Total price: $600
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