Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 64%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 88%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics77.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory10.5 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200713
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateJul 18 '21 at 04:38
Run Duration224 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%
Watch Gameplay: 1070 + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 PC Performing as expected (50th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
77.1% Very good
Memory 68.4
1-Core 132
2-Core 264
85% 155 Pts
4-Core 460
8-Core 778
78% 619 Pts
64-Core 975
65% 975 Pts
Poor: 73%
This bench: 77.1%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$400
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing below potential (31st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
77.2% Very good
Lighting 94.5
Reflection 152
Parallax 88.7
76% 112 fps
MRender 94.2
Gravity 97.2
Splatting 101
78% 97.5 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 77.2%
Great: 88%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 870 Evo 250GB-$65
233GB free
Firmware: SVT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 482 480 362 366 353 351 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
129% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 482
Mixed 449
SusWrite 399
103% 459 MB/s
4K Read 48.4
4K Write 113
4K Mixed 65.6
217% 75.7 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 372
280% 373 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 129%
Great: 130%
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$75
417GB free
Firmware: 2B2QEXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2288 611 616 616 615 617 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
291% Outstanding
Read 2,447
Write 2,285
Mixed 1,601
SusWrite 894
404% 1,807 MB/s
4K Read 62.1
4K Write 148
4K Mixed 84.8
281% 98.5 MB/s
DQ Read 1,234
DQ Write 1,038
DQ Mixed 1,132
849% 1,134 MB/s
Poor: 186%
This bench: 291%
Great: 315%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
766GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 137 140 170 167 173 176 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
96.3% Outstanding
Read 175
Write 155
Mixed 89.6
SusWrite 160
106% 145 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 2.4
4K Mixed 1.1
212% 1.53 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 96.3%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$79
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
67% Good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 17.9
MC Mixed 27
69% 24.2 GB/s
SC Read 18.9
SC Write 17
SC Mixed 24.5
58% 20.1 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 67%
Great: 109%

 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 10 8 144 27" 1280 720 ACI27A8 ASUS MG278
Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 27,228 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $85

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $689
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