Asrock 990FX Extreme3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming 11%
Tree trunk
Desktop 51%
Workstation 33%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (75th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 25 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 53.9%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics0.11% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive98.2% 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.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 11 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 990FX Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory5.7 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20150804
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 02:54
Run Duration139 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing above expectations (75th 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-8300-$78
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
53.9% Above average
SC Int 85.5
SC Float 73.3
SC Mixed 77.4
63% 78.7 Pts
QC Int 281
QC Float 238
QC Mixed 260
59% 259 Pts
MC Int 427
MC Float 366
MC Mixed 414
60% 402 Pts
Poor: 40%
This bench: 53.9%
Great: 60%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GeForce 7300 SE
Asus(1043 8250) 256MB
Ram: 256MB, Driver: 309.8
Performing way above expectations (100th percentile)
0.11% Terrible
Lighting 0.7
Reflection 0.9
Parallax 1
0% 0.87 fps
Poor: 0%
This bench: 0.11%
Great: 0%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SHSS37A240G 137GB
128GB free
Firmware: SAFM Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
90.4% Outstanding
Read 518
Write 479
Mixed 493
111% 497 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 84.2
4K Mixed 14.1
102% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 278
DQ Write 223
DQ Mixed 14.3
75% 172 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 90.4%
Great: 94%
Samsung 850 Evo 120GB-$60
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 512
Write 395
Mixed 409
98% 439 MB/s
4K Read 35.8
4K Write 72.5
4K Mixed 38.9
142% 49.1 MB/s
DQ Read 267
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 98.9
106% 179 MB/s
Poor: 69%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 116%
Asrock RAM Disk 1GB
1GB free
Firmware: 1.00
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Sniper DDR3 1866 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 2133 MHz clocked @ 1066 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
59% Above average
MC Read 25.9
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 22.2
61% 21.3 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 8.3
SC Mixed 13.2
33% 11.4 GB/s
Latency 54.5
74% 54.5 ns
Poor: 31%
This bench: 59%
Great: 72%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 990FX Extreme3 Builds (Compare 2,638 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 54%
Desktop 54%
Workstation 40%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock 990FX Extreme3 - $112

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 73% - Very good Total price: $672
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