Asrock 970M Pro3

Performance Results

Gaming 25%
Desktop 53%
Workstation 18%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (5th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 95 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 37.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is poor.
Graphics61.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970M Pro3  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160617
Uptime3 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 02:27
Run Duration142 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU7%
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 PC Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8350-$130
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
37.8% Below average
Memory 64.6
1-Core 56.3
2-Core 52.1
41% 57.7 Pts
4-Core 66.1
8-Core 74.3
9% 70.2 Pts
64-Core 76.2
5% 76.2 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 37.8%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5600-XT-$300
Ram: 6GB, Driver: 20.12.1
Performing below potential (1st percentile) - GPU OC Guide
61.3% Good
Lighting 60.5
Reflection 97.6
Parallax 140
49% 99.2 fps
MRender 86.2
Gravity 95.3
Splatting 74.3
76% 85.3 fps
Poor: 81%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 94%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 1TB-$110
297GB free
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 411 409 413 406 411 415 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
88.2% Excellent
Read 420
Write 396
Mixed 328
SusWrite 411
88% 389 MB/s
4K Read 34.3
4K Write 59.2
4K Mixed 42.8
138% 45.4 MB/s
DQ Read 43.4
DQ Write 91
DQ Mixed 56.6
46% 63.7 MB/s
Poor: 83%
This bench: 88.2%
Great: 135%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$52
1.5TB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 88 85 74 72 102 120 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
72.1% Very good
Read 161
Write 66.7
Mixed 75.3
SusWrite 90.1
72% 98.3 MB/s
4K Read 2
4K Write 0.8
4K Mixed 0.4
143% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 72.1%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown NMUD380D81-1600C 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
17.2% Very poor
MC Read 9.1
MC Write 5
MC Mixed 2.7
16% 5.6 GB/s
SC Read 3.9
SC Write 7.3
SC Mixed 1.1
12% 4.1 GB/s
Latency 115
35% 115 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 17.2%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970M Pro3 Builds (Compare 2,944 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 22%
Desktop 70%
Workstation 19%

Motherboard: Asrock 970M Pro3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $317
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