Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 77%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 78%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 72.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics131% 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 Drive62.1% 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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory7.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160406
Uptime3.3 Days
Run DateNov 30 '17 at 04:56
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
72.8% Very good
Memory 92.8
1-Core 80.1
2-Core 155
68% 109 Pts
4-Core 287
8-Core 498
49% 392 Pts
64-Core 506
34% 506 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$808
Zotac(19DA 2471) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below potential (36th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
131% Outstanding
Lighting 428
Reflection 495
Parallax 563
112% 495 fps
MRender 250
Gravity 511
Splatting 278
132% 347 fps
Poor: 109%
This bench: 131%
Great: 147%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 SATA M.2 275GB-$51
164GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M0CR021 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
62.1% Good
Read 446
Write 322
Mixed 316
80% 361 MB/s
4K Read 20.1
4K Write 41.7
4K Mixed 18.2
76% 26.7 MB/s
DQ Read 23.8
DQ Write 49.7
DQ Mixed 34.9
27% 36.1 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 62.1%
Great: 95%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$45
743GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
Read 166
Write 153
Mixed 167
122% 162 MB/s
4K Read 0.41
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.2
74% 0.84 MB/s
Poor: 42%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 106%
Seagate ST31000340NS 1TB-$50
307GB free
Firmware: G005 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
51.6% Above average
Read 90.6
Write 89
Mixed 80.6
65% 86.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.53
4K Mixed 0.38
91% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 51.6%
Great: 60%
Hitachi HDS721050CLA360 500GB
281GB free
Firmware: JP2OA50E Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
65.1% Good
Read 116
Write 111
Mixed 107
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.37
4K Mixed 0.3
81% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 78%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
52.9% Above average
MC Read 22.8
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 18.9
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.2
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 62.6
64% 62.6 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 56%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

L1/L2/L3 CPU cache and main memory (DIMM) access latencies in nano seconds.

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Gaming
Gaming 40%
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Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $425
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