Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 54%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 88.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics52% 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 Drive52.4% 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.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory11.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190509
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 20 '20 at 09:56
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (51st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.85 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
88.9% Excellent
1-Core 129
2-Core 253
90% 191 Pts
4-Core 502
8-Core 807
83% 655 Pts
64-Core 1,024
69% 1,024 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 88.9%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$180
Nvidia(10DE 1C02) 3GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
52% Above average
Lighting 195
Reflection 167
Parallax 183
51% 182 fps
MRender 146
Gravity 187
Splatting 150
52% 161 fps
Poor: 49%
This bench: 52%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SA400M8240G 240GB
111GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFK61E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 240 114 39 76 68 50 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
52.4% Above average
Read 484
Write 400
Mixed 360
SusWrite 97.7
75% 335 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 43.5
4K Mixed 27.7
61% 24.2 MB/s
DQ Read 69.6
DQ Write 225
DQ Mixed 209
142% 168 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 52.4%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
453GB free
Firmware: CC46
SusWrite @10s intervals: 153 146 152 156 148 157 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 159
Write 106
Mixed 76.3
SusWrite 152
90% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 1
182% 1.27 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 114%
SanDisk Cruzer Blade 8GB
3GB free, PID 5567
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 3.3 4.4 4.4 4.4 4.5 4.6 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
13.5% Very poor
Read 19.5
Write 4.3
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 4.3
9% 8.4 MB/s
4K Read 6
4K Write 2.7
4K Mixed 2.2
189% 3.63 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 13.5%
Great: 13%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
75.5% Very good
MC Read 31
MC Write 20
MC Mixed 29.9
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 22.1
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 29
67% 23.6 GB/s
Latency 86.5
46% 86.5 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 75.5%
Great: 88%
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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 8,628 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 63%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $105

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 79% - Very good Total price: $516
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