Asrock 970 Extreme4

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 51%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 34%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 52.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics46.2% 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)
Boot Drive73% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory3.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131111
Uptime0.8 Days
Run DateDec 07 '17 at 17:31
Run Duration148 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th 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-6300-$77
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz, turbo 4.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
52.5% Above average
SC Int 83
SC Float 74.3
SC Mixed 78.3
63% 78.5 Pts
QC Int 283
QC Float 244
QC Mixed 252
59% 260 Pts
MC Int 353
MC Float 312
MC Mixed 365
52% 343 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 52.5%
Great: 57%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$208
CLim: 1325 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 17.10.1
Performing way below expectations (4th percentile)
46.2% Average
Lighting 121
Reflection 155
Parallax 172
43% 149 fps
MRender 127
Gravity 112
Splatting 108
49% 116 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 46.2%
Great: 63%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ ARC 100 120GB-$82
52GB free
Firmware: 1.01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (40th percentile)
73% Very good
Read 417
Write 381
Mixed 389
88% 396 MB/s
4K Read 23.2
4K Write 53
4K Mixed 21.4
91% 32.5 MB/s
DQ Read 146
DQ Write 108
DQ Mixed 65.9
66% 107 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 73%
Great: 94%
WD WD5002AALX-00J37A0 500GB
240GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
51.4% Above average
Read 89.4
Write 89.6
Mixed 100
70% 93.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.61
4K Mixed 0.29
78% 0.76 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 51.4%
Great: 72%
ST950042 0AS 500GB
83GB free, PID 1561
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
33.9% Below average
Read 89.1
Write 83
Mixed 24
77% 65.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.56
4K Write 0.91
4K Mixed 0.33
44% 0.6 MB/s
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Savage DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
44.9% Average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 12.9
MC Mixed 16.2
45% 15.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.6
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 12.3
28% 9.9 GB/s
Latency 67
60% 67 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 44.9%
Great: 63%
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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 2,140 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: 79% - Very good Total price: $626
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