Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 28%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 31%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 36%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics38.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-970-GAMING  (all builds)
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20151103
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMay 01 '19 at 00:56
Run Duration186 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8120
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
36% Below average
1-Core 55.7
2-Core 94
36% 74.8 Pts
4-Core 204
8-Core 324
34% 264 Pts
64-Core 369
25% 369 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 36%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 7870-$203
PwrHis(1787 2328) 2GB
CLim: 975 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 19.3.1
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
38.5% Below average
Lighting 119
Reflection 82.1
Parallax 155
41% 119 fps
MRender 59.1
Gravity 108
Splatting 89.4
37% 85.7 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 38.5%
Great: 38%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$110
18GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT02B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 3,067
Write 2,661
Mixed 2,682
625% 2,803 MB/s
4K Read 221
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 160
619% 176 MB/s
DQ Read 490
DQ Write 350
DQ Mixed 407
308% 416 MB/s
Poor: 74% Great: 114%
WD WD2500YS-01SHB1 251GB
118GB free
Firmware: 20.06C06
SusWrite @10s intervals: 42 42 42 42 42 42 MB/s
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
28.4% Poor
Read 56.5
Write 50
Mixed 42
SusWrite 41.8
35% 47.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1
181% 1.3 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 28.4%
Great: 35%
Samsung Spinpoint F1 750GB-$38
276GB free
Firmware: 1AA01113
SusWrite @10s intervals: 87 86 86 87 87 87 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
49.8% Average
Read 86.7
Write 100
Mixed 61.5
SusWrite 86.6
62% 83.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 1.1
196% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLT4G3D1869DT 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
51.9% Above average
MC Read 23.4
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 18.5
54% 18.9 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 13
29% 10 GB/s
Latency 66.8
60% 66.8 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 51.9%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical GA-970-GAMING Builds (Compare 2,741 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 45%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970-GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 55% - Above average Total price: $425
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