Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 96%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 68%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 89.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics74% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive327% 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.
High background CPU (24%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191127
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 06:32
Run Duration188 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU 24%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Memory 81.5
1-Core 135
2-Core 265
90% 160 Pts
4-Core 524
8-Core 852
87% 688 Pts
64-Core 1,110
74% 1,110 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$230
CLim: 2250 MHz, MLim: 3671 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
74% Very good
Lighting 292
Reflection 218
Parallax 237
77% 249 fps
MRender 262
Gravity 249
Splatting 187
74% 233 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 74%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo Plus NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$100
298GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 2B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 915 881 883 878 852 846 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
327% Outstanding
Read 2735
Write 2,490
Mixed 1,905
SusWrite 876
447% 2,001 MB/s
4K Read 72.2
4K Write 189
4K Mixed 102
341% 121 MB/s
DQ Read 1,367
DQ Write 1,232
DQ Mixed 1,282
966% 1,294 MB/s
Poor: 218%
This bench: 327%
Great: 336%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$70
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 106 107 108 106 107 107 MB/s
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
61.4% Good
Read 107
Write 103
Mixed 69.8
SusWrite 107
71% 96.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2
4K Mixed 0.8
163% 1.23 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 61.4%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 24.6
MC Mixed 34.6
90% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 26.2
SC Write 23.6
SC Mixed 35.3
81% 28.4 GB/s
Latency 77.7
52% 77.7 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 8,902 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $540
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