Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 60%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 94%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way above expectations (87th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 13 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. This PC is likely operated by a technical master!
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 93.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics58.4% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive126% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190509
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 14 '19 at 14:12
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.2 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
93.3% Outstanding
Memory 86.8
1-Core 136
2-Core 271
93% 165 Pts
4-Core 536
8-Core 916
91% 726 Pts
64-Core 1,138
76% 1,138 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 93.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$250
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 431.60
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
58.4% Above average
Lighting 244
Reflection 206
Parallax 218
64% 222 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 214
Splatting 162
58% 175 fps
Poor: 52%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$63
70GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR020
SusWrite @10s intervals: 467 471 473 475 474 319 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 510
Write 474
Mixed 447
SusWrite 446
106% 469 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 59.9
198% 71.9 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 366
DQ Mixed 298
245% 351 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 126%
Great: 125%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$35
749GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750
SusWrite @10s intervals: 149 171 148 142 175 143 MB/s
Performing above expectations (61st percentile)
88.9% Excellent
Read 156
Write 122
Mixed 31.1
SusWrite 155
84% 116 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.7
144% 1.13 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 107%
Seagate ST3500312CS 500GB-$36
462GB free
Firmware: SC13
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 110 111 112 111 111 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
63.2% Good
Read 110
Write 104
Mixed 57.9
SusWrite 110
70% 95.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 0.8
147% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 21%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
88.3% Excellent
MC Read 34.1
MC Write 24.4
MC Mixed 35.2
89% 31.2 GB/s
SC Read 25.9
SC Write 24.8
SC Mixed 35.3
82% 28.7 GB/s
Latency 70.7
57% 70.7 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 88.3%
Great: 91%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 53%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
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Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $530
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