Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 83%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Jet ski
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 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 78.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics43.1% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive82.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory9.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191127
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateApr 08 '21 at 21:37
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%
Watch Gameplay: 1650S + 9600K How to compare your gameplay

 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 5 3600-$234
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
78.6% Very good
Memory 79.2
1-Core 123
2-Core 239
83% 147 Pts
4-Core 419
8-Core 726
72% 573 Pts
64-Core 882
59% 882 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 78.6%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$304
PNY(196E 1355) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2160 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 461.92
Relative performance (0th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
43.1% Average
Lighting 44.9
Reflection 72.7
Parallax 63.9
36% 60.5 fps
MRender 59.2
Gravity 64.2
Splatting 52
51% 58.5 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 43.1%
Great: 64%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 Evo 500GB-$66
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: RVT04B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 166 109 109 107 106 107 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Read 498
Write 135
Mixed 178
SusWrite 117
51% 232 MB/s
4K Read 30.1
4K Write 107
4K Mixed 33.9
146% 57 MB/s
DQ Read 373
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 223
173% 243 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 131%
Hitachi HDS721010CLA630 1TB
849GB free
Firmware: JP4OA41A
SusWrite @10s intervals: 134 133 133 134 132 133 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
77% Very good
Read 135
Write 136
Mixed 68.4
SusWrite 133
86% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 27%
This bench: 77%
Great: 77%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
58.1% Above average
MC Read 22.2
MC Write 20.1
MC Mixed 18.8
58% 20.4 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 17.8
SC Mixed 18.3
51% 17.9 GB/s
Latency 82
49% 82 ns
Poor: 35%
This bench: 58.1%
Great: 61%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 21,632 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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