Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 46%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 47%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (73rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 27 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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 84.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics52.1% 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 Drive94.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 10 is not the most recent version of Windows, it remains a great option.
Run History
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20201103
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 07 '21 at 17:47
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)

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

Processor BenchNormalHeavyServer
AMD Ryzen 7 2700X-$210
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
Memory 74.5
1-Core 131
2-Core 261
84% 155 Pts
4-Core 510
8-Core 998
89% 754 Pts
64-Core 1281
79% 1281 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 89%
Graphics Card Bench3D DX93D DX103D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$200
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 456.71
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
52.1% Above average
Lighting 64.8
Reflection 71.1
Parallax 63.3
53% 66.4 fps
MRender 69.5
Gravity 64.3
Splatting 55.3
51% 63 fps
Poor: 43%
This bench: 52.1%
Great: 54%
Drives BenchSequentialRandom 4kDeep queue 4k
KingFast 240GB
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: T0910A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 359 412 429 427 430 430 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
94.4% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 422
Mixed 397
SusWrite 415
97% 433 MB/s
4K Read 29.6
4K Write 86.9
4K Mixed 28.7
128% 48.4 MB/s
DQ Read 153
DQ Write 330
DQ Mixed 44.7
90% 176 MB/s
Poor: 25%
This bench: 94.4%
Great: 94%
WD Purple 2TB (2014)-$67
2TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 150 152 149 152 153 152 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 150
Write 150
Mixed 70.2
SusWrite 151
95% 130 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
202% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 86%
Memory Kit BenchMulti coreSingle coreLatency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2666 C16 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
41.7% Average
MC Read 14.9
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 12.5
39% 13.7 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 15.5
45% 15.8 GB/s
Latency 91.4
44% 91.4 ns
Poor: 50%
This bench: 41.7%
Great: 98%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 8,078 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings
Gaming
Gaming 78%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 74%
Battleship

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $89

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 72% - Very good Total price: $526
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