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 above expectations (70th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 30 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive161% 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)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200707
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 11 '21 at 01:22
Run Duration163 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (70th 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 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
86.3% Excellent
Memory 83.3
1-Core 129
2-Core 258
88% 157 Pts
4-Core 480
8-Core 783
80% 632 Pts
64-Core 1,050
70% 1,050 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 86.3%
Great: 91%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
HP EX920 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$74
314GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SVN163 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 449 338 404 424 413 451 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
161% Outstanding
Read 1,311
Write 457
Mixed 550
SusWrite 413
150% 683 MB/s
4K Read 36.6
4K Write 167
4K Mixed 57
217% 86.9 MB/s
DQ Read 308
DQ Write 460
DQ Mixed 335
267% 368 MB/s
Poor: 148%
This bench: 161%
Great: 312%
Crucial MX500 500GB-$58
178GB free
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 473 475 477 478 430 412 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
126% Outstanding
Read 515
Write 454
Mixed 441
SusWrite 457
105% 467 MB/s
4K Read 41.4
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 56.8
196% 71 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 296
244% 349 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 126%
Great: 125%
SHGS31-1000GS-2 1TB
109GB free
Firmware: 90000Q00
SusWrite @10s intervals: 481 469 482 478 443 429 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (89th percentile)
112% Outstanding
Read 508
Write 482
Mixed 422
SusWrite 464
106% 469 MB/s
4K Read 28.6
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 41.7
153% 58.9 MB/s
DQ Read 391
DQ Write 356
DQ Mixed 366
276% 371 MB/s
Poor: 78%
This bench: 112%
Great: 117%
WD Blue 500GB (2008)-$40
125GB free
Firmware: 05.01D05
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 94 97 97 97 97 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
56.5% Above average
Read 100
Write 105
Mixed 57.4
SusWrite 95.9
66% 89.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.5
4K Mixed 0.8
164% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 56.5%
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 @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
98.1% Outstanding
MC Read 40
MC Write 27
MC Mixed 38.6
101% 35.2 GB/s
SC Read 27.9
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 38.2
89% 31 GB/s
Latency 74.7
54% 74.7 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 98.1%
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%
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Workstation
Workstation 49%
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Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $90

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 70% - Good Total price: $712
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