Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 87.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive220% 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.9 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200713
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 14 '20 at 14:49
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$330
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
87.5% Excellent
Memory 82.6
1-Core 138
2-Core 273
92% 165 Pts
4-Core 496
8-Core 796
82% 646 Pts
64-Core 1419
95% 1419 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 87.5%
Great: 94%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue SN550 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$60
425GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 211070WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 720 482 439 438 433 432 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
220% Outstanding
Read 1,443
Write 1,608
Mixed 1,310
SusWrite 491
272% 1,213 MB/s
4K Read 51.8
4K Write 194
4K Mixed 65.6
265% 104 MB/s
DQ Read 1,197
DQ Write 1,115
DQ Mixed 995
791% 1,102 MB/s
Poor: 153%
This bench: 220%
Great: 237%
Seagate IronWolf 2TB (2016)-$80
2TB free
Firmware: SC60
SusWrite @10s intervals: 168 175 174 174 162 175 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 169
Mixed 75.7
SusWrite 171
109% 150 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
123% 0.97 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 101%
Great: 101%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Adata DDR4 3000 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2933 MHz
Performing as expected (46th percentile)
79.6% Very good
MC Read 31
MC Write 21.9
MC Mixed 31.3
80% 28.1 GB/s
SC Read 24.3
SC Write 21.8
SC Mixed 31.8
74% 26 GB/s
Latency 75.9
53% 75.9 ns
Poor: 60%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 19,565 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 52%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $647
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