Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 12%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 57%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 9%
Tree trunk
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 49.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics19.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive27.5% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (49%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory6.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1280 x 720 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160531
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 27 '21 at 00:52
Run Duration152 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU 49%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8120
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.1 GHz, turbo 2.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
49.8% Average
Memory 72.2
1-Core 44.9
2-Core 90.7
45% 69.3 Pts
4-Core 156
8-Core 188
23% 172 Pts
64-Core 180
12% 180 Pts
Poor: 50%
This bench: 49.8%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R7 260X-$120
PwrHis(1787 2339) 2GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 26.20.13031.18002
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
19.1% Very poor
Lighting 23.3
Reflection 24.6
Parallax 31.1
19% 26.3 fps
MRender 21.8
Gravity 24.3
Splatting 23
19% 23 fps
Poor: 17%
This bench: 19.1%
Great: 22%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Xraydisk 120GB 120GB
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1127B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 27 30 30 22 24 28 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
27.5% Poor
Read 350
Write 24.9
Mixed 84.7
SusWrite 26.8
26% 122 MB/s
4K Read 20.6
4K Write 13.2
4K Mixed 0.4
39% 11.4 MB/s
DQ Read 27
DQ Write 45.5
DQ Mixed 1.9
11% 24.8 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 27.5%
Great: 82%
Samsung HD161GJ 160GB-$25
90GB free
Firmware: 1AC01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 98 96 97 98 97 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
55.2% Above average
Read 94.7
Write 96.4
Mixed 59
SusWrite 97.2
64% 86.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
194% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 17%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 63%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 99U5471-012.A00LF 9905474-059.A00LF 16GB
1333, 1333, 1333, 1333 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
24.1% Poor
MC Read 8.5
MC Write 8
MC Mixed 7.3
23% 7.93 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 6.9
19% 6.53 GB/s
Latency 96.3
42% 96.3 ns
Poor: 24%
This bench: 24.1%
Great: 24%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 4 1 60 32" 1276 693 HB@0B01 HBTV-32L01HD
Typical 970 Extreme3 R2.0 Builds (Compare 2,315 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
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Desktop
Desktop 69%
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Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $505
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