Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 69%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (15th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 85 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics91.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive71.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
High background CPU (28%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory6.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190911
Uptime2.2 Days
Run DateJul 03 '20 at 06:22
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 28%

 PC Performing way below expectations (15th 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 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
72.7% Very good
Memory 68.4
1-Core 125
2-Core 239
80% 144 Pts
4-Core 413
8-Core 696
70% 555 Pts
64-Core 911
61% 911 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
CLim: 2190 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 445.75
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
91.9% Outstanding
Lighting 330
Reflection 267
Parallax 348
87% 315 fps
MRender 305
Gravity 318
Splatting 200
93% 274 fps
Poor: 92%
This bench: 91.9%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk Z400s 256GB-$144
120GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Z2201000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 269 278 289 279 281 290 MB/s
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
71.6% Very good
Read 442
Write 270
Mixed 207
SusWrite 281
67% 300 MB/s
4K Read 21.2
4K Write 84.7
4K Mixed 12.9
94% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 167
DQ Write 280
DQ Mixed 85.9
104% 178 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 71.6%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
122GB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 103 103 104 97 104 105 MB/s
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
76.9% Very good
Read 166
Write 115
Mixed 78.8
SusWrite 103
85% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
144% 1 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 76.9%
Great: 113%
Seagate Expansion 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: 0710
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 38 8.1 8.5 22 39 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
8.99% Terrible
Read 7.5
Write 12.3
Mixed 5.5
SusWrite 23.9
9% 12.3 MB/s
4K Read 0
4K Write 0.1
4K Mixed 0
2% 0.03 MB/s
Poor: 16%
This bench: 8.99%
Great: 70%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
63.2% Good
MC Read 25.7
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 25.3
66% 22.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 16.7
SC Mixed 21.1
52% 18.3 GB/s
Latency 105
38% 105 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $535
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