Gigabyte GA-970-Gaming SLI-CF

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
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 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 58.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics9.59% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive77.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-Gaming SLI-CF  (all builds)
Memory6 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160128
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 14 '18 at 03:29
Run Duration88 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-8370-$116
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.1 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
58.6% Above average
SC Int 91.6
SC Float 78.5
SC Mixed 81.7
67% 83.9 Pts
QC Int 298
QC Float 254
QC Mixed 279
63% 277 Pts
MC Int 527
MC Float 450
MC Mixed 516
75% 498 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
ATI HD 4870
Gigabyte(1458 21C7) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 8.970.100.9001
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
9.59% Terrible
Lighting 34.3
Reflection 25.6
Parallax 26.6
10% 28.8 fps
MRender 15.9
Gravity 23.5
Splatting 29.7
10% 23 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 9.59%
Great: 13%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
146GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU04 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
77.2% Very good
Read 491
Write 366
Mixed 314
86% 390 MB/s
4K Read 22.3
4K Write 61.3
4K Mixed 23.5
96% 35.7 MB/s
DQ Read 162
DQ Write 105
DQ Mixed 40
55% 102 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
52.4% Above average
MC Read 21.3
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 18.6
53% 18.6 GB/s
SC Read 11.6
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.3 GB/s
Latency 59.1
68% 59.1 ns
Poor: 29%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 51%
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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 SLI-CF Builds (Compare 611 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970-Gaming SLI-CF

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 102% - Outstanding Total price: $376
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