Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 23%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 22%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (69th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 31 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 85.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics15.3% 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 Drive44.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (36%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory29.9 GB free of 32 GB @ 3 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20210303
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 26 '21 at 09:41
Run Duration231 Seconds
Run User IDN-User
Background CPU 36%

 PC Performing above expectations (69th 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-$270
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (70th percentile)
85.6% Excellent
Memory 76.4
1-Core 131
2-Core 264
87% 157 Pts
4-Core 509
8-Core 762
82% 636 Pts
64-Core 1031
69% 1031 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.6%
Great: 91%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GT 1030
Nvidia(10DE 1D01) 2GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1502 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 457.30
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
15.3% Very poor
Lighting 18.8
Reflection 19.1
Parallax 19.2
15% 19 fps
MRender 16.1
Gravity 19.6
Splatting 17.5
15% 17.7 fps
Poor: 13%
This bench: 15.3%
Great: 15%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Patriot Burst 120GB
67GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFMP1.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 72 95 71 81 88 88 MB/s
Performing below potential (10th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
44.7% Average
Read 281
Write 87.7
Mixed 167
SusWrite 82.5
34% 154 MB/s
4K Read 21.6
4K Write 34.2
4K Mixed 17
73% 24.3 MB/s
DQ Read 202
DQ Write 92.6
DQ Mixed 89.5
82% 128 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 86%
V-gen01sm21ar2048itnvme 2TB 2TB
2TB free
Firmware: 42A4SB6B Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 2284 2303 2236 2215 2336 2329 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
376% Outstanding
Read 2,169
Write 2,275
Mixed 277
SusWrite 2,284
393% 1,751 MB/s
4K Read 59.8
4K Write 177
4K Mixed 89.6
299% 109 MB/s
DQ Read 1,368
DQ Write 1,175
DQ Mixed 683
672% 1,075 MB/s
WD Purple 4TB (2014)-$109
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 170 173 178 170 177 176 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 167
Write 170
Mixed 77.5
SusWrite 174
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 2.9
4K Mixed 1
206% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 97%
WD Purple 4TB (2014)-$109
3.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 159 167 167 162 171 169 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
96.7% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 152
Mixed 73.5
SusWrite 166
103% 141 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1
192% 1.5 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 96.7%
Great: 97%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown CL19-19-19 D4-2666 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3000 MHz
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
87.7% Excellent
MC Read 36.4
MC Write 22.8
MC Mixed 35.6
90% 31.6 GB/s
SC Read 24.8
SC Write 22.1
SC Mixed 35.3
78% 27.4 GB/s
Latency 87.5
46% 87.5 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 87.7%
Great: 94%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 27,000 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 - $85

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 71% - Very good Total price: $694
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