Asrock 970 Pro3 R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (32nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 68 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 60.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics50.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Pro3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.9 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160531
Uptime3.2 Days
Run DateSep 14 '17 at 08:08
Run Duration270 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing below expectations (32nd 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-$104
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
60.4% Good
SC Int 86.5
SC Float 73.2
SC Mixed 79.5
64% 79.7 Pts
QC Int 323
QC Float 280
QC Mixed 299
68% 301 Pts
MC Int 529
MC Float 437
MC Mixed 508
74% 491 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 60.4%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 770-$279
Gigabyte(1458 360C) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1293 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
50.7% Above average
Lighting 138
Reflection 102
Parallax 175
47% 139 fps
MRender 118
Gravity 159
Splatting 89.1
54% 122 fps
Poor: 41%
This bench: 50.7%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team L7 EVO SSD 120GB
17GB free
Firmware: 3.AAE Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 51% Great: 74%
Team L7 EVO SSD 120GB
10GB free
Firmware: V2.5 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 51% Great: 74%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 500GB-$50
143GB free
Firmware: SD15 Max speed: SATA 1.0 150 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 32% Great: 57%
Hitachi Deskstar P7K500 250GB-$30
66GB free
Firmware: GM2OA57A Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 31% Great: 49%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 8GBH2X04F1AA28-15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1866 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
50.3% Above average
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 14.6
MC Mixed 17.8
51% 18 GB/s
SC Read 10.9
SC Write 8.6
SC Mixed 13.2
31% 10.9 GB/s
Latency 66.2
60% 66.2 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 50.3%
Great: 70%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Pro3 R2.0 Builds (Compare 2,595 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
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Motherboard: Asrock 970 Pro3 R2.0 - $66

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 56% - Above average Total price: $486
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