Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 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%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics29.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive51.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
12 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160531
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 25 '17 at 02:10
Run Duration88 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (41st 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-8320E-$95
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
50% Above average
SC Int 76.4
SC Float 67.9
SC Mixed 73.2
58% 72.5 Pts
QC Int 250
QC Float 211
QC Mixed 237
53% 232 Pts
MC Int 412
MC Float 348
MC Mixed 400
58% 387 Pts
Poor: 41%
This bench: 50%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 460-$85
CLim: 1212 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 16.6
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
29.2% Poor
Lighting 80.1
Reflection 81.3
Parallax 107
28% 89.5 fps
MRender 63.7
Gravity 74.7
Splatting 79.1
30% 72.5 fps
Poor: 26%
This bench: 29.2%
Great: 32%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PNY CS1311 240GB-$70
78GB free
Firmware: CS131122 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
51.1% Above average
Read 401
Write 277
Mixed 189
64% 289 MB/s
4K Read 18.4
4K Write 31.4
4K Mixed 8.62
56% 19.5 MB/s
DQ Read 31.2
DQ Write 62.9
DQ Mixed 11.2
19% 35.1 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 83%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 4GBH2X02HBBB30-165 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 2133 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
50.7% Above average
MC Read 22.1
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 19.3
54% 18.8 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 9.1
SC Mixed 8.7
28% 9.67 GB/s
Latency 78.8
51% 78.8 ns
Poor: 47%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 79%
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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 2,070 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: $561
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