Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 73%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics52.3% 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 Drive176% 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)
Memory14 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190718
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 11 '19 at 19:10
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 1600-$106
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
80.7% Excellent
1-Core 114
2-Core 228
80% 171 Pts
4-Core 456
8-Core 776
78% 616 Pts
64-Core 981
66% 981 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 80.7%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 580-$177
AMD(1002 0B31) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1340 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 19.8.1
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
52.3% Above average
Lighting 199
Reflection 178
Parallax 261
54% 213 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 198
Splatting 125
50% 152 fps
Poor: 48%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 59%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc M.2 PCIe SSD 256GB
155GB free (System drive)
Firmware: ECFM12.2 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1001 346 301 302 302 302 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
176% Outstanding
Read 1,378
Write 1,003
Mixed 1,046
SusWrite 426
215% 963 MB/s
4K Read 41.7
4K Write 118
4K Mixed 58.1
200% 72.8 MB/s
DQ Read 714
DQ Write 757
DQ Mixed 721
546% 731 MB/s
Poor: 123%
This bench: 176%
Great: 198%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3066 MHz
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
104% Outstanding
MC Read 42.8
MC Write 38.4
MC Mixed 33
109% 38.1 GB/s
SC Read 23.7
SC Write 40.3
SC Mixed 28.7
88% 30.9 GB/s
Latency 78.3
51% 78.3 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 104%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 2,828 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Destroyer

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $471
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