Asrock B550M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 47%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
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 86.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics44.6% 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 Drive276% 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 B550M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2560 x 1440 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201027
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 08 '21 at 21:38
Run Duration217 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%
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 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-$234
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
86.9% Excellent
Memory 82.8
1-Core 122
2-Core 246
85% 150 Pts
4-Core 489
8-Core 803
82% 646 Pts
64-Core 1,050
70% 1,050 Pts
Poor: 74%
This bench: 86.9%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 570-$150
CLim: 1421 MHz, MLim: 1875 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.3.2
Performing below potential (34th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
44.6% Average
Lighting 52.5
Reflection 63.5
Parallax 74.5
42% 63.5 fps
MRender 63.3
Gravity 57.6
Splatting 47.2
47% 56 fps
Poor: 38%
This bench: 44.6%
Great: 52%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 860 EVO M.2 250GB
227GB free
Firmware: RVT24B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 471 490 382 293 293 293 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
128% Outstanding
Read 516
Write 496
Mixed 468
SusWrite 370
104% 463 MB/s
4K Read 49
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 64.5
218% 76 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 363
DQ Mixed 372
280% 375 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 128%
Great: 125%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB-$65
416GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 42B2S7JA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 845 462 465 466 465 466 MB/s
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
276% Outstanding
Read 2,635
Write 2,097
Mixed 1,104
SusWrite 528
353% 1,591 MB/s
4K Read 66.6
4K Write 178
4K Mixed 92.2
313% 112 MB/s
DQ Read 1,212
DQ Write 616
DQ Mixed 436
451% 754 MB/s
Poor: 155%
This bench: 276%
Great: 317%
WD WD3000HLHX-01JJPV0 300GB
276GB free
Firmware: 04.05G04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 138 137 130 137 137 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
79.8% Very good
Read 142
Write 130
Mixed 98.9
SusWrite 136
93% 126 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 1.2
244% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 79.8%
Great: 79%
WD WD3000HLHX-01JJPV0 300GB
224GB free
Firmware: 04.05G04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 120 121 120 118 120 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
69.9% Good
Read 123
Write 115
Mixed 83.7
SusWrite 120
81% 110 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 1.4
258% 1.93 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
89.5% Excellent
MC Read 35.8
MC Write 24.3
MC Mixed 35.4
91% 31.8 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 24.3
SC Mixed 36.4
83% 29.1 GB/s
Latency 75.6
53% 75.6 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 89.5%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B550M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 2,446 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 129%
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Desktop
Desktop 92%
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Workstation
Workstation 122%
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Motherboard: Asrock B550M Steel Legend

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $934
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