Asrock 970A-G/3.1

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 58.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics39.2% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive83.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970A-G/3.1  (all builds)
Memory13.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160112
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 04:25
Run Duration97 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU10%

 PC Performing below expectations (40th 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-8370-$137
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
58.2% Above average
SC Int 84.6
SC Float 74.9
SC Mixed 81.1
64% 80.2 Pts
QC Int 299
QC Float 252
QC Mixed 279
63% 277 Pts
MC Int 511
MC Float 436
MC Mixed 501
73% 483 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 58.2%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti-$145
CLim: 1961 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
39.2% Below average
Lighting 123
Reflection 83.5
Parallax 123
38% 110 fps
MRender 80.4
Gravity 114
Splatting 84.3
40% 93 fps
Poor: 36%
This bench: 39.2%
Great: 43%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 512GB-$215
283GB free
Firmware: EXM02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
83.1% Excellent
Read 484
Write 452
Mixed 485
106% 474 MB/s
4K Read 31
4K Write 80.1
4K Mixed 20.6
116% 43.9 MB/s
DQ Read 26.7
DQ Write 69.5
DQ Mixed 20.5
24% 38.9 MB/s
Poor: 73%
This bench: 83.1%
Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 1600 CL9 Series 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
48.7% Average
MC Read 19.8
MC Write 14.5
MC Mixed 17
49% 17.1 GB/s
SC Read 11.2
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 13.9
32% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 63
64% 63 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 48.7%
Great: 84%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970A-G/3.1 Builds (Compare 895 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970A-G/3.1

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 66% - Good Total price: $729
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