Asrock 970M Pro3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 47%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics78.7% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 3 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 970M Pro3  (all builds)
Memory14.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20160617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 13:07
Run Duration80 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 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-8370-$137
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz
Performing way above expectations (90th percentile)
63.1% Good
SC Int 87.2
SC Float 73.4
SC Mixed 79.7
64% 80.1 Pts
QC Int 349
QC Float 294
QC Mixed 318
73% 321 Pts
MC Int 535
MC Float 458
MC Mixed 526
76% 507 Pts
Poor: 49%
This bench: 63.1%
Great: 66%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 387.92
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
78.7% Very good
Lighting 250
Reflection 214
Parallax 229
75% 231 fps
MRender 158
Gravity 230
Splatting 180
81% 190 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 78.7%
Great: 78%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Hitachi Deskstar 7K1000.C 1TB-$52
534GB free
Firmware: JP4O Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
65.6% Good
Read 117
Write 111
Mixed 112
86% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 1.27
4K Mixed 0.31
87% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 65.6%
Great: 74%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair XMS3 DDR3 1333 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
46.7% Average
MC Read 17.8
MC Write 15.6
MC Mixed 15.6
47% 16.3 GB/s
SC Read 10.7
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 12.4
30% 10.6 GB/s
Latency 61.9
65% 61.9 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 46.7%
Great: 55%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970M Pro3 Builds (Compare 1,452 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970M Pro3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $768
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