Asrock 970A-G/3.1

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 47%
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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics28.1% 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 Drive167% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 9 years 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970A-G/3.1  (all builds)
Memory2.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren,
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160112
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 15 '18 at 19:18
Run Duration184 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU0%

 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-9590-$93
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.7 GHz
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
65.3% Good
SC Int 97.2
SC Float 75.7
SC Mixed 83.5
68% 85.5 Pts
QC Int 358
QC Float 273
QC Mixed 327
73% 319 Pts
MC Int 595
MC Float 445
MC Mixed 555
80% 532 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 65.3%
Great: 68%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$208
CLim: 1169 MHz, MLim: 1851 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.1.1
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
28.1% Poor
Lighting 77
Reflection 70.7
Parallax 79.6
24% 75.8 fps
MRender 70.4
Gravity 84.9
Splatting 60.6
31% 72 fps
Poor: 45%
This bench: 28.1%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$96
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B7Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
167% Outstanding
Read 1,276
Write 893
Mixed 1,038
237% 1,069 MB/s
4K Read 48.9
4K Write 92.7
4K Mixed 36.3
170% 59.3 MB/s
DQ Read 323
DQ Write 167
DQ Mixed 101
114% 197 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 167%
Great: 234%
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
91GB free
Firmware: EXT0BB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (3rd percentile)
55.7% Above average
Read 335
Write 240
Mixed 204
57% 260 MB/s
4K Read 26.6
4K Write 41.3
4K Mixed 17.9
85% 28.6 MB/s
DQ Read 36.6
DQ Write 68.2
DQ Mixed 19
24% 41.2 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 55.7%
Great: 117%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C9 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
35.8% Below average
MC Read 12.6
MC Write 11.4
MC Mixed 10
32% 11.3 GB/s
SC Read 12
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 11
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 57.8
69% 57.8 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 35.8%
Great: 39%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A-G/3.1 Builds (Compare 2,048 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 37%
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Desktop 52%
Workstation 38%
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Motherboard: Asrock 970A-G/3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 83% - Excellent Total price: $337
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