Asrock B550M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 79%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (67th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 33 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 88.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics91.1% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive126% 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 B550M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory12.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201106
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 14 '21 at 04:44
Run Duration137 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (67th 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-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
88.5% Excellent
Memory 82.3
1-Core 135
2-Core 271
91% 163 Pts
4-Core 508
8-Core 799
83% 653 Pts
64-Core 1,081
72% 1,081 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 88.5%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-Ti-$560
CLim: 1654 MHz, MLim: 1765 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 460.89
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
91.1% Outstanding
Lighting 115
Reflection 128
Parallax 113
93% 118 fps
MRender 107
Gravity 111
Splatting 99.5
89% 106 fps
Poor: 70%
This bench: 91.1%
Great: 90%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$60
144GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 418 377 370 342 329 332 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (91st percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 517
Write 496
Mixed 457
SusWrite 361
103% 458 MB/s
4K Read 47.6
4K Write 121
4K Mixed 65.7
221% 78.2 MB/s
DQ Read 296
DQ Write 342
DQ Mixed 349
255% 329 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 126%
Great: 129%
Samsung HD103SI 1TB-$80
355GB free
Firmware: 1AG01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 79 79 77 77 78 78 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
42% Average
Read 68
Write 78.3
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 78
50% 68 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 42%
Great: 61%
Seagate Momentus 2.5" 1TB
247GB free
Firmware: 2AR10002
SusWrite @10s intervals: 80 80 81 81 81 81 MB/s
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
41% Average
Read 62
Write 77.3
Mixed 40.5
SusWrite 80.6
48% 65.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.4
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
122% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 41%
Great: 61%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
89.2% Excellent
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 24.1
MC Mixed 35.3
91% 31.7 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 36
82% 28.8 GB/s
Latency 76.3
52% 76.3 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 89.2%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B550M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 2,042 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 130%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 123%
UFO

Motherboard: Asrock B550M Steel Legend

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $870
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