Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 44.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics70.2% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive53.6% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
High background CPU (23%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120626
Uptime2.3 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 18:33
Run Duration151 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 23%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th 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-6100-$211
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
44.9% Average
SC Int 61.7
SC Float 60.2
SC Mixed 61.8
49% 61.2 Pts
QC Int 230
QC Float 212
QC Mixed 227
50% 223 Pts
MC Int 304
MC Float 253
MC Mixed 289
42% 282 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
70.2% Very good
Lighting 186
Reflection 197
Parallax 213
61% 199 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 218
Splatting 172
77% 180 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 70.2%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$150
33GB free
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
53.6% Above average
Read 375
Write 272
Mixed 209
63% 285 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 25.1
4K Mixed 13.7
68% 21.1 MB/s
DQ Read 38.9
DQ Write 47.8
DQ Mixed 12.1
18% 32.9 MB/s
Poor: 55%
This bench: 53.6%
Great: 97%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$57
426GB free
Firmware: CC4H Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
91.3% Outstanding
Read 151
Write 168
Mixed 147
117% 155 MB/s
4K Read 0.62
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.36
92% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 91.3%
Great: 107%
SABRENT 1TB
377GB free, PID 1561
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
34.7% Below average
Read 85.6
Write 79.8
Mixed 58.3
93% 74.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.54
4K Mixed 0.18
60% 0.74 MB/s
Poor: 9%
This bench: 34.7%
Great: 71%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$72
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
40.9% Average
MC Read 15.7
MC Write 13.6
MC Mixed 14
41% 14.4 GB/s
SC Read 8.6
SC Write 7.7
SC Mixed 11.6
27% 9.3 GB/s
Latency 76
53% 76 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 40.9%
Great: 62%
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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 1,108 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $867
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HDDRAMUSB
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