Biostar TA970

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (42nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 58 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 56.7%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics70.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive60.6% 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.
MotherboardBiostar TA970  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140807
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateFeb 15 '17 at 02:56
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (42nd 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-8320-$111
CPU 1, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
56.7% Above average
SC Int 82.6
SC Float 69.4
SC Mixed 76.2
61% 76.1 Pts
QC Int 292
QC Float 256
QC Mixed 276
62% 275 Pts
MC Int 495
MC Float 430
MC Mixed 490
71% 472 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$220
Gigabyte(1458 22D0) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1290 MHz, MaxM: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.2.1
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Lighting 204
Reflection 165
Parallax 262
69% 210 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 194
Splatting 122
68% 150 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 480GB-$158
307GB free
Firmware: SAFZ12.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
52.8% Above average
Read 379
Write 276
Mixed 206
63% 287 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 35.1
4K Mixed 8.89
66% 22.5 MB/s
DQ Read 28.7
DQ Write 60.2
DQ Mixed 10.6
18% 33.2 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 52.8%
Great: 81%
Transcend SSD370 256GB-$101
81GB free
Firmware: N0815B Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
60.6% Good
Read 392
Write 292
Mixed 305
73% 330 MB/s
4K Read 23.6
4K Write 50.9
4K Mixed 15.6
83% 30 MB/s
DQ Read 28.2
DQ Write 90.1
DQ Mixed 17.7
26% 45.3 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 60.6%
Great: 96%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
477GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
63.5% Good
Read 111
Write 111
Mixed 111
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.44
4K Write 2.26
4K Mixed 0.22
84% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 63.5%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 16GB
800, 800, 800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
45.4% Average
MC Read 18.8
MC Write 13.9
MC Mixed 15.6
46% 16.1 GB/s
SC Read 10.3
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 12.3
29% 10.1 GB/s
Latency 70
57% 70 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 45.4%
Great: 52%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical TA970 Builds (Compare 664 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft

Motherboard: Biostar TA970 - $60

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $293
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