Asrock 970 Extreme4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 57%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (49th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 51 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 53.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics67.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive69.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 970 Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150805
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 13 '17 at 18:42
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (49th 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-8320-$99
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
53.5% Above average
SC Int 79.8
SC Float 67.7
SC Mixed 73.1
59% 73.5 Pts
QC Int 295
QC Float 253
QC Mixed 257
61% 268 Pts
MC Int 484
MC Float 411
MC Mixed 486
69% 460 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 53.5%
Great: 61%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 290X-$549
CLim: 1000 MHz, MLim: 1375 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 17.9.1
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
67.1% Good
Lighting 203
Reflection 150
Parallax 263
70% 206 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 175
Splatting 174
65% 155 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 67.1%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX100 256GB-$116
48GB free
Firmware: MU01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
69.2% Good
Read 514
Write 329
Mixed 395
92% 413 MB/s
4K Read 25.6
4K Write 59.3
4K Mixed 15.9
90% 33.6 MB/s
DQ Read 24.4
DQ Write 62.9
DQ Mixed 15.9
20% 34.4 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 69.2%
Great: 95%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$50
381GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
106% Outstanding
Read 211
Write 157
Mixed 166
134% 178 MB/s
4K Read 0.98
4K Write 2.74
4K Mixed 0.35
130% 1.35 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 106%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws DDR3 1600 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
46.7% Average
MC Read 19.2
MC Write 14.9
MC Mixed 16.8
48% 17 GB/s
SC Read 9.9
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 12.4
29% 10.2 GB/s
Latency 81.8
49% 81.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Extreme4 Builds (Compare 1,972 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme4 - $98

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $644
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