Asrock 960GM-VGS3 FX

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 37%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (19th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 81 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 41.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics22.8% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive47.1% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 960GM-VGS3 FX  (all builds)
Memory5 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150723
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 12 '19 at 20:14
Run Duration115 Seconds
Run User PRT-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing way below expectations (19th 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 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
41.4% Average
1-Core 62.1
2-Core 124
44% 92.9 Pts
4-Core 229
8-Core 301
35% 265 Pts
64-Core 307
21% 307 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 660-$170
Asus(1043 843B) 2GB
CLim: 1241 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 441.66
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
22.8% Poor
Lighting 72.8
Reflection 59.6
Parallax 96.6
19% 76.3 fps
MRender 65.2
Gravity 82.7
Splatting 57.5
23% 68.5 fps
Poor: 22%
This bench: 22.8%
Great: 26%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 128GB-$190
62GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXM04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 173 178 183 184 183 MB/s
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
47.1% Average
Read 202
Write 183
Mixed 164
SusWrite 178
41% 182 MB/s
4K Read 22.4
4K Write 38.9
4K Mixed 23.1
84% 28.1 MB/s
DQ Read 28.7
DQ Write 68.3
DQ Mixed 29.7
28% 42.2 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 119%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1866 C10 1x8GB
1 of 2 slots used
8GB DIMM 333 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
24% Poor
MC Read 7.5
MC Write 7.3
MC Mixed 7.1
21% 7.3 GB/s
SC Read 7.3
SC Write 7.2
SC Mixed 7.3
21% 7.27 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 24%
Great: 39%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 960GM-VGS3 FX Builds (Compare 3,159 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 21%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 25%
Raft

Motherboard: Asrock 960GM-VGS3 FX - $59

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $284
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