Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 50.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics9.42% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive58.6% 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 (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
11 months ago, 11 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140605
Uptime4.6 Days
Run DateDec 18 '16 at 16:24
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (48th 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-$99
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
50.9% Above average
SC Int 76.4
SC Float 67.7
SC Mixed 71.7
58% 71.9 Pts
QC Int 256
QC Float 224
QC Mixed 244
55% 241 Pts
MC Int 436
MC Float 377
MC Mixed 427
62% 413 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 5750
Gigabyte(1458 21D6) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
9.42% Terrible
Lighting 32.7
Reflection 22.4
Parallax 29.6
10% 28.2 fps
MRender 17.3
Gravity 24.3
Splatting 23.8
9% 21.8 fps
Poor: 6%
This bench: 9.42%
Great: 11%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M6S 128GB-$95
68GB free
Firmware: 1.06 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
58.6% Above average
Read 346
Write 284
Mixed 243
65% 291 MB/s
4K Read 24.8
4K Write 41.5
4K Mixed 18.8
84% 28.4 MB/s
DQ Read 32.1
DQ Write 72.1
DQ Mixed 19.3
24% 41.1 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 58.6%
Great: 96%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$60
2TB free
Firmware: CC27 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
95.5% Outstanding
Read 172
Write 161
Mixed 101
107% 145 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 1.63
4K Mixed 0.27
94% 0.91 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 95.5%
Great: 107%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$34
181GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
54.5% Above average
Read 97.8
Write 92.1
Mixed 61.1
62% 83.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.15
4K Mixed 0.36
92% 0.75 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 70%
Seagate BUP Slim BK 2TB
1.5TB free, PID ab21
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
46.9% Average
Read 111
Write 115
Mixed 77.3
127% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.59
4K Write 1.83
4K Mixed 0.35
76% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 46.9%
Great: 51%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
42.8% Average
MC Read 16.5
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 14.8
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 12.5
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 72
56% 72 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 42.8%
Great: 62%
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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 2,071 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 48%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $558
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