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 (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive163% 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)
Memory11.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200707
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMar 11 '21 at 00:26
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
Memory 69.1
1-Core 131
2-Core 260
84% 153 Pts
4-Core 500
8-Core 801
83% 651 Pts
64-Core 1,051
70% 1,051 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP EX920 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$74
313GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN163 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 454 411 441 442 435 432 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
163% Outstanding
Read 1,316
Write 458
Mixed 562
SusWrite 436
152% 693 MB/s
4K Read 35.7
4K Write 165
4K Mixed 58.8
217% 86.5 MB/s
DQ Read 325
DQ Write 454
DQ Mixed 360
280% 380 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 163%
Great: 312%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$58
178GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 468 468 474 443 403 409 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
124% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 478
Mixed 440
SusWrite 444
106% 469 MB/s
4K Read 38.4
4K Write 112
4K Mixed 56.3
189% 68.8 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 297
245% 350 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 124%
Great: 125%
SHGS31-1000GS-2 1TB
109GB free
Firmware: 90000Q00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 477 426 390 198 274 235 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
104% Outstanding
Read 513
Write 484
Mixed 433
SusWrite 333
99% 441 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 41.6
152% 58.2 MB/s
DQ Read 390
DQ Write 354
DQ Mixed 368
277% 371 MB/s
Poor: 77%
This bench: 104%
Great: 116%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$40
125GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 94 93 92 94 92 95 MB/s
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
57.8% Above average
Read 108
Write 111
Mixed 54.4
SusWrite 93.2
67% 91.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.9
176% 1.37 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 57.8%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
69% Good
MC Read 29.7
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 26.7
71% 24.8 GB/s
SC Read 21.1
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 24.9
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 104
39% 104 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 69%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 51%
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Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 69% - Good Total price: $713
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