Asrock 990FX Extreme3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding RAM
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (37th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 63 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
ProcessorWith an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 49.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics49.5% 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 Drive57% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
4 years ago, 4 years ago.
MotherboardAsrock 990FX Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory12.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121012
Uptime1.8 Days
Run DateOct 05 '15 at 17:16
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (37th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-6350 Six-Core-$253
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
49.4% Average
1-Core 71
2-Core 148
51% 109 Pts
4-Core 279
8-Core 396
44% 337 Pts
64-Core 394
26% 394 Pts
Poor: 32%
This bench: 49.4%
Great: 52%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$428
Driver: nvd3dumx.dll Ver.
Performing below expectations (26th percentile)
49.5% Average
Lighting 47.3
Reflection 170
Parallax 196
12% 138 fps
MRender 128
Gravity 189
Splatting 134
52% 151 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 49.5%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Plextor M5M mSATA 128GB
37GB free
Firmware: 1.02 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
53.7% Above average
Read 320
Write 266
Mixed 290
65% 292 MB/s
4K Read 22.1
4K Write 39.4
4K Mixed 16.6
76% 26 MB/s
DQ Read 26.3
DQ Write 61.3
DQ Mixed 17
21% 34.9 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 53.7%
Great: 91%
Plextor M5 Pro 128GB-$130
22GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1.03 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
57% Above average
Read 341
Write 293
Mixed 230
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 24.6
4K Write 43.1
4K Mixed 14.8
79% 27.5 MB/s
DQ Read 29.3
DQ Write 68.7
DQ Mixed 18.1
23% 38.7 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 57%
Great: 98%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$35
486GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
94.5% Outstanding
Read 169
Write 161
Mixed 116
111% 149 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.38
4K Mixed 0.18
71% 0.72 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 94.5%
Great: 114%
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Typical 990FX Extreme3 Builds (Compare 4,207 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 43%
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Desktop 49%
Workstation 36%
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Motherboard: Asrock 990FX Extreme3 - $200

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 35% - Below average Total price: $810
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