Asrock 970 Pro3 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
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 61.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics71.1% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive79.6% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
High background CPU (27%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Pro3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131002
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 16 '21 at 02:53
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU 27%
Watch Gameplay: 1660S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 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-8350-$130
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (19th percentile)
61.9% Good
Memory 84.4
1-Core 69
2-Core 137
60% 96.9 Pts
4-Core 226
8-Core 248
32% 237 Pts
64-Core 298
20% 298 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 61.9%
Great: 73%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
MSI(1462 C757) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 461.09
Performing below potential (57th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
71.1% Very good
Lighting 90.7
Reflection 86.1
Parallax 82.2
73% 86.3 fps
MRender 112
Gravity 79.9
Splatting 72.3
68% 88.1 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 71.1%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$125
125GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 287 166 160 156 152 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
79.6% Very good
Read 417
Write 403
Mixed 367
SusWrite 214
79% 350 MB/s
4K Read 27.2
4K Write 62.4
4K Mixed 37.3
122% 42.3 MB/s
DQ Read 280
DQ Write 245
DQ Mixed 243
188% 256 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 79.6%
Great: 132%
WD Black 2TB (2010)-$140
520GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 115 115 115 115 115 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
68.2% Good
Read 123
Write 106
Mixed 102
SusWrite 115
83% 111 MB/s
4K Read 1.2
4K Write 1.8
4K Mixed 1
194% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 68.2%
Great: 84%
Seagate ST3160318AS 160GB-$27
18GB free
Firmware: CC34
SusWrite @10s intervals: 95 96 96 96 96 96 MB/s
Performing above expectations (81st percentile)
52.3% Above average
Read 86.8
Write 87.7
Mixed 47.8
SusWrite 95.5
58% 79.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
166% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 14%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 60%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C10 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
43.8% Average
MC Read 18
MC Write 13
MC Mixed 15.8
44% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 7.9
SC Write 8.8
SC Mixed 12
27% 9.57 GB/s
Latency 72.8
55% 72.8 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 43.8%
Great: 62%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Pro3 R2.0 Builds (Compare 3,087 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Pro3 R2.0 - $140

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 59% - Above average Total price: $457
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