Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 84%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics75.9% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive115% 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 B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory13.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200713
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJun 12 '21 at 13:43
Run Duration124 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU1%
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 PC Performing above expectations (78th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 1600AF-$149
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.2 GHz, turbo 3.4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
79.2% Very good
Memory 83.9
1-Core 104
2-Core 206
77% 131 Pts
4-Core 402
8-Core 645
67% 523 Pts
64-Core 858
58% 858 Pts
Poor: 66%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super)-$240
CLim: 2295 MHz, MLim: 4000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 466.77
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
75.9% Very good
Lighting 95.5
Reflection 95.9
Parallax 93.2
77% 94.9 fps
MRender 129
Gravity 85.7
Splatting 79.2
74% 97.9 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 75.9%
Great: 76%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX500 500GB-$55
215GB free (System drive)
Firmware: M3CR023
SusWrite @10s intervals: 458 460 464 455 407 408 MB/s
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
115% Outstanding
Read 506
Write 453
Mixed 442
SusWrite 442
104% 461 MB/s
4K Read 35.4
4K Write 85.4
4K Mixed 50.4
163% 57.1 MB/s
DQ Read 388
DQ Write 364
DQ Mixed 298
245% 350 MB/s
Poor: 81%
This bench: 115%
Great: 125%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2018)-$45
1TB free
Firmware: 0001
SusWrite @10s intervals: 179 172 173 163 164 184 MB/s
Performing below expectations (37th percentile)
85.9% Excellent
Read 127
Write 140
Mixed 67.3
SusWrite 173
93% 127 MB/s
4K Read 1.9
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.1
101% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 51%
This bench: 85.9%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
109% Outstanding
MC Read 44.7
MC Write 40.2
MC Mixed 34.9
114% 39.9 GB/s
SC Read 26.5
SC Write 38.6
SC Mixed 29.8
90% 31.6 GB/s
Latency 73.6
54% 73.6 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 109%
Great: 108%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 26,946 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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Intel Core i7-11700K $346Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $240Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $52
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $40Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $78SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $35Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $77SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016) $80G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $649SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $16
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