Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 55%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski
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 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 56.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics67.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive78.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 02:08
Run Duration154 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-6300-$84
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
56.2% Above average
SC Int 86.2
SC Float 71.8
SC Mixed 79.9
64% 79.3 Pts
QC Int 283
QC Float 251
QC Mixed 277
61% 270 Pts
MC Int 396
MC Float 339
MC Mixed 391
56% 375 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 56.2%
Great: 58%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$370
CLim: 1531 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
67.4% Good
Lighting 214
Reflection 167
Parallax 203
65% 195 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 196
Splatting 128
69% 159 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HFS500G32TND-N1A2A 500GB
79GB free
Firmware: 30000P10 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (35th percentile)
75.4% Very good
Read 480
Write 312
Mixed 330
83% 374 MB/s
4K Read 30.4
4K Write 48.6
4K Mixed 24.7
104% 34.6 MB/s
DQ Read 155
DQ Write 109
DQ Mixed 23.7
47% 96.1 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 75.4%
Great: 90%
Samsung 840 Pro 128GB-$160
43GB free
Firmware: DXM05B0Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
78.2% Very good
Read 504
Write 351
Mixed 390
92% 415 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 73.2
4K Mixed 19.5
111% 41.3 MB/s
DQ Read 32
DQ Write 152
DQ Mixed 19.1
36% 67.8 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 78.2%
Great: 100%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$67
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
89% Excellent
Read 191
Write 120
Mixed 148
115% 153 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 0.55
4K Mixed 0.27
70% 0.51 MB/s
Poor: 80%
This bench: 89%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
51.1% Above average
MC Read 21.8
MC Write 14.2
MC Mixed 18.4
52% 18.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.3
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 14.1
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 59.9
67% 59.9 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 51.1%
Great: 65%
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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 Builds (Compare 1,455 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 47%
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Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 28%
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Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 64% - Good Total price: $779
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