Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 61%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 57.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics72.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive47.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 0 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.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20140605
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateDec 01 '16 at 09:15
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$105
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
57.1% Above average
SC Int 82.1
SC Float 68.9
SC Mixed 76.3
61% 75.8 Pts
QC Int 300
QC Float 257
QC Mixed 279
63% 279 Pts
MC Int 502
MC Float 427
MC Mixed 492
71% 474 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 57.1%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 480-$379
CLim: 1303 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 16.9.2
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Lighting 203
Reflection 177
Parallax 273
70% 218 fps
MRender 144
Gravity 195
Splatting 128
73% 156 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata Premier SP550 480GB-$159
139GB free
Firmware: P0330AA Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
47.9% Average
Read 338
Write 196
Mixed 178
52% 237 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 33
4K Mixed 10.5
72% 23.5 MB/s
DQ Read 30.4
DQ Write 46.2
DQ Mixed 11.9
16% 29.5 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 78%
Seagate ST3750640AS 750GB-$66
555GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
37.7% Below average
Read 71.6
Write 59.9
Mixed 43.9
44% 58.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.51
4K Write 0.82
4K Mixed 0.34
75% 0.56 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 37.7%
Great: 42%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 250GB-$63
152GB free
Firmware: KC45 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
56.4% Above average
Read 91.9
Write 105
Mixed 28.3
55% 75 MB/s
4K Read 0.29
4K Write 0.94
4K Mixed 0.57
92% 0.6 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 56.4%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMX8GX3M2A1600C9 CMX8GX3M2A1600C9 BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 16GB
800, 800, 800, 800 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
29.9% Poor
MC Read 10.4
MC Write 10
MC Mixed 9.6
29% 10 GB/s
SC Read 7.7
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 8.7
23% 8.07 GB/s
Latency 85.3
47% 85.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 29.9%
Great: 44%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Extreme3 R2.0 Builds (Compare 2,236 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 - $82

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $694
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