Asrock 970M Pro3

Performance Results

Gaming 86%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 71%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 63.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics140% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive92.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970M Pro3  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160617
Uptime0.5 Days
Run DateDec 12 '20 at 17:39
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$244
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
63.6% Good
Memory 81.4
1-Core 64.3
2-Core 129
57% 91.5 Pts
4-Core 249
8-Core 414
42% 332 Pts
64-Core 457
31% 457 Pts
Poor: 53%
This bench: 63.6%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-Ti-$1,089
CLim: 1999 MHz, MLim: 2752 MHz, Ram: 11GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below potential (71st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
140% Outstanding
Lighting 169
Reflection 189
Parallax 180
137% 180 fps
MRender 136
Gravity 186
Splatting 128
144% 150 fps
Poor: 117%
This bench: 140%
Great: 149%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$137
508GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 351 401 419 441 436 377 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
92.4% Outstanding
Read 482
Write 439
Mixed 345
SusWrite 404
94% 418 MB/s
4K Read 29.2
4K Write 70.9
4K Mixed 38.1
131% 46.1 MB/s
DQ Read 258
DQ Write 95.2
DQ Mixed 184
134% 179 MB/s
Poor: 79%
This bench: 92.4%
Great: 134%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 400 MHz
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - ensure that an XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
20% Poor
MC Read 6.2
MC Write 5.8
MC Mixed 5.6
17% 5.87 GB/s
SC Read 6.2
SC Write 5.9
SC Mixed 6.6
18% 6.23 GB/s
Latency 78
51% 78 ns
Poor: 23%
This bench: 20%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970M Pro3 Builds (Compare 3,939 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 22%
Desktop 70%
Battle cruiser
Workstation 19%

Motherboard: Asrock 970M Pro3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $320
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