Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 65%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 69.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics93.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77.1% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (11%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory9.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170607
Uptime21 Days
Run DateMar 05 '21 at 21:43
Run Duration166 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 11%
Watch Gameplay: 5600-XT + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (40th 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 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
69.1% Good
Memory 88.4
1-Core 69.6
2-Core 133
62% 97 Pts
4-Core 270
8-Core 465
46% 368 Pts
64-Core 479
32% 479 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 69.1%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5600-XT-$300
Ram: 6GB, Driver: 20.11.2
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
93.9% Outstanding
Lighting 118
Reflection 126
Parallax 159
96% 135 fps
MRender 99.7
Gravity 117
Splatting 84.8
92% 100 fps
Poor: 80%
This bench: 93.9%
Great: 93%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX7000 NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB
33GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CB1.1.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 188 212 60 51 39 47 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Read 467
Write 428
Mixed 424
SusWrite 99.5
79% 354 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 37.2
131% 48.1 MB/s
DQ Read 132
DQ Write 396
DQ Mixed 166
155% 231 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 105%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$47
360GB free
Firmware: MS2OA7S0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 135 141 129 146 139 149 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
81.7% Excellent
Read 145
Write 101
Mixed 29
SusWrite 140
75% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.2
4K Mixed 0.6
114% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 81.7%
Great: 107%
Seagate ST3000DM003-1F216N 3TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC52
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 41 41 43 45 45 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
49.4% Average
Read 121
Write 93.5
Mixed 63.2
SusWrite 51.4
61% 82.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 48%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 100%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 750GB-$38
699GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 82 25 25 27 28 28 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
33.7% Below average
Read 80.8
Write 45.2
Mixed 52.6
SusWrite 36
40% 53.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
174% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 33.7%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Nanya NT4GC64B8HG0NF-DI 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47.4% Average
MC Read 19.1
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 16.5
48% 16.9 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.3
31% 10.7 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 47.4%
Great: 92%

 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 3,389 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $110

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $630
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