Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 14%
Tree trunk
Desktop
Desktop 41%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (45th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 55 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 46%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics5.75% 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 Drive59.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1200 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20120626
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 23 '19 at 00:11
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing as expected (45th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-4170 Quad-Core-$197
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
46% Average
1-Core 76.4
2-Core 117
48% 96.8 Pts
4-Core 248
8-Core 244
34% 246 Pts
64-Core 244
16% 244 Pts
Poor: 28%
This bench: 46%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon HD 6670
Asus(1043 03EA) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.1151.1008
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
5.75% Terrible
Lighting 27.9
Reflection 23.9
Parallax 23.4
7% 25.1 fps
MRender 18.7
Gravity 19.6
Splatting 21.1
6% 19.8 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 5.75%
Great: 6%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 830 256GB-$261
82GB free (System drive)
Firmware: CXM03B1Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 274 282 288 293 288 289 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
59.2% Above average
Read 385
Write 301
Mixed 203
SusWrite 286
66% 294 MB/s
4K Read 19.3
4K Write 40.4
4K Mixed 22.6
80% 27.4 MB/s
DQ Read 22.9
DQ Write 53.9
DQ Mixed 26.2
23% 34.3 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 59.2%
Great: 85%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1333 C9 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
27.9% Poor
MC Read 9.1
MC Write 9
MC Mixed 8.1
25% 8.73 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 9.4
SC Mixed 8.7
26% 8.97 GB/s
Latency 75.8
53% 75.8 ns
Poor: 26%
This bench: 27.9%
Great: 54%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Extreme3 Builds (Compare 3,110 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $133

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $473
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9400F $145Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $244Crucial MX500 250GB $44
Intel Core i5-9600K $200Nvidia RTX 2060 $324Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $150
Intel Core i7-9700K $360AMD RX 590 $180Samsung 850 Pro 512GB $230
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $37Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $80SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $58SanDisk Extreme 32GB $46
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $613SanDisk Extreme 16GB $24
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback