Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 62.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics67.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive72.5% 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 (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170607
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 03 '18 at 21:13
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-8350-$95
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
62.8% Good
SC Int 90.3
SC Float 77.6
SC Mixed 84.8
67% 84.2 Pts
QC Int 315
QC Float 267
QC Mixed 303
67% 295 Pts
MC Int 562
MC Float 479
MC Mixed 562
80% 535 Pts
Poor: 47%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
Sapphire(174B E289) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1020 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 18.5.1
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
67.8% Good
Lighting 214
Reflection 152
Parallax 260
71% 209 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 175
Splatting 172
65% 155 fps
Poor: 57%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$125
302GB free
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
72.5% Very good
Read 487
Write 384
Mixed 402
94% 424 MB/s
4K Read 25.4
4K Write 53.3
4K Mixed 19.8
92% 32.8 MB/s
DQ Read 33.1
DQ Write 57.1
DQ Mixed 19.1
22% 36.4 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 72.5%
Great: 115%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 2TB (2016)-$98
2TB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 177
Mixed 173
136% 181 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 0.56
4K Mixed 0.12
54% 0.46 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 106%
Great: 106%
Seagate FireCuda SSHD 1TB (2016)-$70
344GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
65.3% Good
Read 118
Write 110
Mixed 116
87% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 0.35
4K Mixed 0.12
45% 0.35 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 2133 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
53.5% Above average
MC Read 22.5
MC Write 16.7
MC Mixed 17.9
54% 19 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 14.9
35% 12.3 GB/s
Latency 63.2
63% 63.2 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 79%
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 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 6,537 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $143

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $592
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