Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 58%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 54%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: 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.
Graphics58.3% 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 Drive173% 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.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory11.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200713
Uptime1.5 Days
Run DateNov 26 '20 at 00:31
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th 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-$198
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
89.6% Excellent
Memory 83.3
1-Core 134
2-Core 263
90% 160 Pts
4-Core 515
8-Core 845
86% 680 Pts
64-Core 1,062
71% 1,062 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 89.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5500-XT-$230
Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.11.2
Performing below potential (50th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
58.3% Above average
Lighting 74.6
Reflection 67.8
Parallax 93.5
60% 78.6 fps
MRender 54.8
Gravity 72.4
Splatting 42.3
56% 56.5 fps
Poor: 53%
This bench: 58.3%
Great: 61%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
M Series NVMe SSD 128G 128GB
68GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614B0 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 437 289 207 264 163 85 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
173% Outstanding
Read 1,654
Write 396
Mixed 661
SusWrite 241
161% 738 MB/s
4K Read 58.3
4K Write 199
4K Mixed 45
251% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 409
DQ Write 430
DQ Mixed 363
288% 400 MB/s
Poor: 102%
This bench: 173%
Great: 174%
CT500MX500SSD4 500GB
100GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 465 463 458 470 467 468 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 505
Write 465
Mixed 438
SusWrite 465
106% 468 MB/s
4K Read 37.9
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 57.8
191% 69.1 MB/s
DQ Read 362
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 224
206% 316 MB/s
Poor: 84%
This bench: 124%
Great: 123%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB-$71
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
84% Excellent
MC Read 33.7
MC Write 22.6
MC Mixed 33.4
85% 29.9 GB/s
SC Read 24.5
SC Write 22.2
SC Mixed 32.5
75% 26.4 GB/s
Latency 74.6
54% 74.6 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 84%
Great: 104%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 17,469 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $94

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $620
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