Asrock 970 Performance

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 58.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive29.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
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
MotherboardAsrock 970 Performance  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160113
Uptime1.3 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 05:34
Run Duration156 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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-$113
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
58.1% Above average
SC Int 81.4
SC Float 72.6
SC Mixed 78.1
62% 77.4 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 265
QC Mixed 286
65% 286 Pts
MC Int 488
MC Float 419
MC Mixed 475
69% 460 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 63%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Corsair Force LS 120GB-$79
14GB free
Firmware: S9FM02.6 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
29.9% Poor
Read 212
Write 23.1
Mixed 25.3
18% 86.8 MB/s
4K Read 23.4
4K Write 49.9
4K Mixed 3.6
66% 25.6 MB/s
DQ Read 24.2
DQ Write 54
DQ Mixed 3.58
13% 27.2 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 29.9%
Great: 79%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$50
555GB free
Firmware: HP34 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
94.9% Outstanding
Read 164
Write 167
Mixed 160
123% 164 MB/s
4K Read 0.82
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 0.34
102% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 64%
This bench: 94.9%
Great: 107%
Seagate Desktop SSHD 1TB-$75
326GB free
Firmware: CC41 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
83.5% Excellent
Read 149
Write 140
Mixed 143
109% 144 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 5.4
4K Mixed 0.94
235% 2.36 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 83.5%
Great: 105%
WD Blue 500GB (2010)-$42
172GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 136
Write 114
Mixed 129
95% 126 MB/s
4K Read 0.75
4K Write 1.72
4K Mixed 0.48
117% 0.98 MB/s
Poor: 40%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1280 CL9-4GBXL F3-12800CL9-4GBXL 8GB
1600, 1600 MHz
4096, 4096 MB
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
49.2% Average
MC Read 20.1
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 17.6
50% 17.6 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 13.2
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 67.6
59% 67.6 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 49.2%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Performance Builds (Compare 393 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 40%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
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Workstation
Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: Asrock 970 Performance

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Good Total price: $598
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