Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 23%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (84th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 16 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 75.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics19.4% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive254% 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.
Very high background CPU (37%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory11.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200713
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 28 '21 at 01:00
Run Duration128 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 37%

 PC Performing above expectations (84th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3400G-$150
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
75.1% Very good
Memory 78.3
1-Core 118
2-Core 239
82% 145 Pts
4-Core 387
8-Core 662
66% 525 Pts
64-Core 669
45% 669 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 75.1%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD Radeon RX Vega 11 Graphics
AMD(1002 15D8) 2GB
Ram: 2GB, Driver: 20.10.35.02
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
19.4% Very poor
Lighting 23.7
Reflection 17.9
Parallax 32.8
19% 24.8 fps
MRender 14.7
Gravity 26.4
Splatting 16
20% 19 fps
Poor: 15%
This bench: 19.4%
Great: 19%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team TM8FP6512G 512GB
449GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S1218A3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1420 1515 1498 1503 1512 1499 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (88th percentile)
254% Outstanding
Read 1,719
Write 1,102
Mixed 1,122
SusWrite 1,491
304% 1,359 MB/s
4K Read 49.2
4K Write 133
4K Mixed 31.8
186% 71.3 MB/s
DQ Read 894
DQ Write 916
DQ Mixed 546
509% 785 MB/s
Poor: 122%
This bench: 254%
Great: 265%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 32GB
29GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.0 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 15 9.1 12 11 11 10 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
18.5% Very poor
Read 27.8
Write 19.7
Mixed 18.1
SusWrite 11.4
24% 19.2 MB/s
4K Read 5.3
4K Write 3.5
4K Mixed 2.7
230% 3.83 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 18.5%
Great: 19%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown TEAMGROUP-UD4-3200 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
95.8% Outstanding
MC Read 34.7
MC Write 37.1
MC Mixed 32.4
99% 34.7 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 33.4
SC Mixed 29.8
84% 29.3 GB/s
Latency 83.8
48% 83.8 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 95.8%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 23,837 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 68% - Good Total price: $653
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-11400F $220Nvidia RTX 3070 $500Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-11600K $259Nvidia RTX 3060-Ti $400Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i7-10700K $300Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $79SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $94SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $100G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback