Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 65%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (35th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 65 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 a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 65.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics116% is an outstanding 3D score, it's the bee's knees. This GPU can handle almost all 3D games at very high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive30.4% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait times.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory27.5 GB free of 32 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display3840 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20140605
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 15 '21 at 18:12
Run Duration172 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing below expectations (35th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8370-$190
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (43rd percentile)
65.1% Good
Memory 80.1
1-Core 76.5
2-Core 139
61% 98.5 Pts
4-Core 271
8-Core 491
48% 381 Pts
64-Core 505
34% 505 Pts
Poor: 58%
This bench: 65.1%
Great: 72%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 6700-XT-$480
Asus(1043 05C9) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 12GB, Driver: 21.4.1
Performing below potential (15th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
116% Outstanding
Lighting 123
Reflection 144
Parallax 308
100% 192 fps
MRender 241
Gravity 153
Splatting 183
135% 192 fps
Poor: 115%
This bench: 116%
Great: 126%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD 240GB
79GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 188 151 76 68 110 MB/s
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
30.4% Below average
Read 193
Write 101
Mixed 85.4
SusWrite 125
28% 126 MB/s
4K Read 15.7
4K Write 18
4K Mixed 11.3
48% 15 MB/s
DQ Read 11.5
DQ Write 16.2
DQ Mixed 13.7
10% 13.8 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 30.4%
Great: 96%
WDC WDBA3V0010BNC-WRSN 1TB
140GB free
Firmware: 211070WD
SusWrite @10s intervals: 656 913 811 819 838 359 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
151% Outstanding
Read 1,157
Write 1070
Mixed 986
SusWrite 733
222% 986 MB/s
4K Read 38.1
4K Write 86.2
4K Mixed 32.7
145% 52.3 MB/s
DQ Read 426
DQ Write 326
DQ Mixed 401
293% 384 MB/s
Poor: 165%
This bench: 151%
Great: 271%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$34
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 112 111 105 112 110 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
82.2% Excellent
Read 179
Write 167
Mixed 94.6
SusWrite 107
101% 137 MB/s
4K Read 1.5
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1.3
261% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 82.2%
Great: 108%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.11 1.5TB-$99
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC3H
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 112 111 105 112 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
67.3% Good
Read 128
Write 119
Mixed 56.3
SusWrite 107
75% 102 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 1
170% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 67.3%
Great: 70%
Seagate Backup+ Hub BK 4TB
465GB free, PID ab38
Operating at USB 3.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 109 116 115 114 114 116 MB/s
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
51.8% Above average
Read 75.4
Write 90.4
Mixed 104
SusWrite 114
136% 95.8 MB/s
4K Read 6.5
4K Write 4.7
4K Mixed 0.5
201% 3.9 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 1600 C10 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
48.9% Average
MC Read 20.3
MC Write 15.3
MC Mixed 17.6
51% 17.7 GB/s
SC Read 10.6
SC Write 9.2
SC Mixed 13.4
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 80.3
50% 80.3 ns
Poor: 40%
This bench: 48.9%
Great: 63%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Extreme3 R2.0 Builds (Compare 2,207 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 24%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $505
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