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 as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 70.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Boot Drive284% 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)
Memory13.1 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200731
Uptime1 Days
Run DateMar 03 '21 at 18:43
Run Duration210 Seconds
Run User VNM-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 2200G-$104
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.55 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (60th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Memory 67.4
1-Core 102
2-Core 208
71% 126 Pts
4-Core 422
8-Core 427
58% 424 Pts
64-Core 418
28% 418 Pts
Poor: 51%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 77%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung MZVLB512HBJQ-00000 512GB
380GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXF7201Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1820 1082 800 804 802 800 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
284% Outstanding
Read 2,567
Write 2245
Mixed 1,798
SusWrite 1,018
426% 1,907 MB/s
4K Read 60
4K Write 116
4K Mixed 76.4
250% 84.1 MB/s
DQ Read 1020
DQ Write 832
DQ Mixed 908
685% 920 MB/s
Poor: 180%
This bench: 284%
Great: 309%
Kingston A400 120GB-$25
60GB free
Firmware: SBFK71E0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 226 18 34 49 49 20 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
35.9% Below average
Read 342
Write 281
Mixed 258
SusWrite 65.9
53% 237 MB/s
4K Read 23.1
4K Write 8.9
4K Mixed 10.9
54% 14.3 MB/s
DQ Read 95
DQ Write 8.8
DQ Mixed 15.6
21% 39.8 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 35.9%
Great: 80%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$21
253GB free
Firmware: KC48
SusWrite @10s intervals: 114 113 113 113 113 113 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
66.1% Good
Read 116
Write 101
Mixed 32.7
SusWrite 113
66% 90.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 6.4
4K Mixed 0.5
199% 2.5 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 66.1%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 78.BAGN8.40C0B GD2.1127WH.006 78.BAGN8.40C0B 16GB
2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 8192, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
55% Above average
MC Read 20.5
MC Write 20.5
MC Mixed 17.2
55% 19.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 19.3
SC Mixed 17.1
51% 17.8 GB/s
Latency 108
37% 108 ns
Poor: 49%
This bench: 55%
Great: 55%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 21,613 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $701
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