Asrock 970M Pro3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 33%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 21%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (29th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 71 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 40%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics11.9% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
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.
MotherboardAsrock 970M Pro3  (all builds)
Memory4.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160617
Uptime29.5 Days
Run DateApr 13 '19 at 10:41
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing below expectations (29th percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6300-$90
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
40% Below average
1-Core 66.9
2-Core 123
45% 94.9 Pts
4-Core 204
8-Core 253
30% 228 Pts
64-Core 185
12% 185 Pts
Poor: 31%
This bench: 40%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
MSI(1462 8C98) 2GB
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 525 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 388.59
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
11.9% Very poor
Lighting 46.3
Reflection 34.3
Parallax 46.3
12% 42.3 fps
MRender 12.7
Gravity 50.6
Splatting 42.8
12% 35.4 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 11.9%
Great: 16%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
648GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 108 86 74 68 40 66 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
47.9% Average
Read 93.2
Write 22.5
Mixed 39.5
SusWrite 73.7
42% 57.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.2
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.9
142% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 47.9%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown NMUD380D81-1600C 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
30.4% Below average
MC Read 10.6
MC Write 9.8
MC Mixed 9.1
28% 9.83 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 9
25% 8.77 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 30.4%
Great: 31%
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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 5,989 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 50%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock 970M Pro3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $348
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