Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 46%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 58%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics67.8% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent 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.
Very high background CPU (46%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160201
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 02:01
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 46%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th 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-8350-$129
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
58% Above average
SC Int 84.4
SC Float 70.4
SC Mixed 76.6
62% 77.1 Pts
QC Int 296
QC Float 264
QC Mixed 287
64% 282 Pts
MC Int 485
MC Float 422
MC Mixed 484
70% 464 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 58%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$180
MaxC: 1974 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
67.8% Good
Lighting 210
Reflection 179
Parallax 212
63% 200 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 204
Splatting 163
79% 173 fps
Poor: 60%
This bench: 67.8%
Great: 70%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: CC98 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
5900 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
75.7% Very good
Read 131
Write 133
Mixed 85.1
87% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.74
4K Write 1.02
4K Mixed 0.2
72% 0.65 MB/s
Poor: 37%
This bench: 75.7%
Great: 73%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$46
890GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 184
Mixed 125
124% 167 MB/s
4K Read 0.55
4K Write 1.23
4K Mixed 0.21
69% 0.66 MB/s
Poor: 67%
This bench: 108%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown V01L3LF8GB52852816 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
46% Average
MC Read 19.1
MC Write 14.3
MC Mixed 16.2
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 7.4
SC Mixed 11.6
28% 9.63 GB/s
Latency 71.1
56% 71.1 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 46%
Great: 47%
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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 1,935 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $618
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