Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 13%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 30%
Sail boat
Workstation
Workstation 18%
Surfboard
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PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 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 a below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 23.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics4.51% is too low to play 3D games or use CAD packages. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive29.1% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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 (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1360 x 768 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130731
Uptime0.9 Days
Run DateJun 19 '19 at 13:50
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User BEL-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th 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-4100-$110
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
23.8% Poor
SC Int 42.1
SC Float 52.3
SC Mixed 52.8
39% 49.1 Pts
QC Int 86.3
QC Float 50.2
QC Mixed 89.8
17% 75.4 Pts
MC Int 114
MC Float 110
MC Mixed 107
16% 110 Pts
Poor: 25%
This bench: 23.8%
Great: 46%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 550 Ti-$250
Gainward(10B0 0801) 1GB
CLim: 1200 MHz, MLim: 950 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
4.51% Terrible
Lighting 12
Reflection 10.5
Parallax 9.1
3% 10.5 fps
MRender 8.4
Gravity 14.8
Splatting 15
5% 12.7 fps
Poor: 9%
This bench: 4.51%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ AGILITY3 60GB
14GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2.22
SusWrite @10s intervals: 63 60 60 63 63 62 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
29.1% Poor
Read 136
Write 70
Mixed 95.8
SusWrite 61.8
20% 90.9 MB/s
4K Read 17.7
4K Write 35.7
4K Mixed 11.4
60% 21.6 MB/s
DQ Read 26.3
DQ Write 68.6
DQ Mixed 27.7
27% 40.9 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 29.1%
Great: 51%
Hitachi HDS721050DLE630 500GB
132GB free
Firmware: MS1OA610
SusWrite @10s intervals: 115 106 109 123 123 123 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
67.2% Good
Read 117
Write 120
Mixed 25.3
SusWrite 117
68% 94.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.5
120% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 67.2%
Great: 80%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 9905403-442.A00LF 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
30.3% Below average
MC Read 8.2
MC Write 10.4
MC Mixed 13.3
30% 10.6 GB/s
SC Read 6.6
SC Write 6.1
SC Mixed 6.6
18% 6.43 GB/s
Latency 91.3
44% 91.3 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 30.3%
Great: 63%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Extreme3 Builds (Compare 2,736 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 37%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 53%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $133

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $478
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