Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics93.4% 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 Drive37.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA  (all builds)
Memory27.6 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170607
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 30 '21 at 17:12
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%
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 PC Performing below expectations (38th 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
Socket 942, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
64.9% Good
Memory 77
1-Core 74.3
2-Core 152
61% 101 Pts
4-Core 286
8-Core 463
48% 375 Pts
64-Core 484
32% 484 Pts
Poor: 55%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5700-XT-$400
MSI(1462 3810) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (5th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
93.4% Outstanding
Lighting 106
Reflection 130
Parallax 177
85% 138 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 130
Splatting 91.3
103% 111 fps
Poor: 93%
This bench: 93.4%
Great: 113%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS900 500GB SSD
353GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CS9006B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 111 190 183 168 61 61 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
37.2% Below average
Read 171
Write 96.2
Mixed 92.5
SusWrite 129
27% 122 MB/s
4K Read 17.4
4K Write 29.9
4K Mixed 18.2
66% 21.8 MB/s
DQ Read 43
DQ Write 57.2
DQ Mixed 60.9
43% 53.7 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 101%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
545GB free
Firmware: CC45
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 183 181 183 183 183 MB/s
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 144
Mixed 83.8
SusWrite 170
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 101%
Great: 114%
WD Blue 640GB (2008)-$33
337GB free
Firmware: 01.03B01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 83 100 100 101 99 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
55.4% Above average
Read 96.2
Write 98.2
Mixed 65.6
SusWrite 96.6
66% 89.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
170% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 55.4%
Great: 64%
Toshiba DT01ACA050 500GB-$27
422GB free
Firmware: MS1OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 102 131 133 132 134 133 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 129
Write 131
Mixed 29
SusWrite 128
75% 104 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.7
142% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1866 C9 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below potential (29th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
47.6% Average
MC Read 19.7
MC Write 15.1
MC Mixed 17.3
50% 17.4 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 13.1
30% 10.5 GB/s
Latency 86.4
46% 86.4 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 47.6%
Great: 83%

 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 3,484 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus 970 PRO GAMING/AURA - $110

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