Asrock 970M Pro3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 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 56.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics64.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive55.7% 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 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).
MotherboardAsrock 970M Pro3  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20151229
Uptime0.7 Days
Run DateDec 04 '16 at 22:38
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th 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-8370-$146
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
56.2% Above average
SC Int 78.4
SC Float 69.4
SC Mixed 74.8
59% 74.2 Pts
QC Int 288
QC Float 252
QC Mixed 276
62% 272 Pts
MC Int 476
MC Float 410
MC Mixed 476
68% 454 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 390-$304
CLim: 1050 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 16.11.4
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
64.9% Good
Lighting 191
Reflection 164
Parallax 243
65% 199 fps
MRender 130
Gravity 158
Splatting 182
65% 157 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 64.9%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$75
46GB free
Firmware: Z22000RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 381
Write 332
Mixed 198
67% 304 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 48.4
4K Mixed 2.53
66% 25.1 MB/s
DQ Read 26.3
DQ Write 77
DQ Mixed 4.42
17% 35.9 MB/s
Poor: 45%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 83%
OCZ AMD Radeon R7 120GB-$67
16GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
62.8% Good
Read 341
Write 383
Mixed 204
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 23
4K Write 48.9
4K Mixed 14.9
80% 28.9 MB/s
DQ Read 24.1
DQ Write 79.5
DQ Mixed 15.6
22% 39.7 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 62.8%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$50
818GB free
Firmware: CC47 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
103% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 184
Mixed 170
133% 176 MB/s
4K Read 0.94
4K Write 2.04
4K Mixed 0.37
118% 1.12 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 103%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown R5316G1609U2K 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
43% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 13.4
MC Mixed 15.2
43% 15.1 GB/s
SC Read 9.7
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 12
28% 9.93 GB/s
Latency 70.1
57% 70.1 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 43%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970M Pro3 Builds (Compare 1,703 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock 970M Pro3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $538
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