Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 33%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (61st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 39 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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics30.9% 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 Drive172% 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 11 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory6.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 11
BIOS Date20191127
Uptime16.8 Days
Run DateJan 10 '22 at 10:58
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU7%

 PC Performing above expectations (61st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 3100
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
79% Very good
Memory 84.2
1-Core 103
2-Core 198
76% 128 Pts
4-Core 397
8-Core 709
69% 553 Pts
64-Core 714
48% 714 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 79%
Great: 82%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 470-$126
CLim: 1216 MHz, MLim: 1750 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 21.5.2
Performing below potential (7th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
30.9% Below average
Lighting 34.4
Reflection 58.3
Parallax 58.7
28% 50.5 fps
MRender 58.2
Gravity 39.9
Splatting 42.3
34% 46.8 fps
Poor: 30%
This bench: 30.9%
Great: 50%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial P2 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB-$54
232GB free (System drive)
Firmware: P2CR033 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 960 1028 177 67 13 17 MB/s
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
172% Outstanding
Read 1,041
Write 1,051
Mixed 978
SusWrite 377
194% 862 MB/s
4K Read 52.6
4K Write 171
4K Mixed 73.4
264% 98.9 MB/s
DQ Read 389
DQ Write 783
DQ Mixed 510
409% 561 MB/s
Poor: 86%
This bench: 172%
Great: 263%
Ngff 2280 512GB SSD
296GB free
Firmware: T0311A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 385 391 392 405 408 404 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
90.2% Outstanding
Read 494
Write 386
Mixed 372
SusWrite 397
93% 412 MB/s
4K Read 24
4K Write 96.3
4K Mixed 23.8
118% 48 MB/s
DQ Read 187
DQ Write 312
DQ Mixed 35.9
87% 178 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 90.2%
Great: 96%
Seagate ST2000LM007-1R8174 2TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: SDM2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 125 132 132 135 135 135 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
62.6% Good
Read 84.9
Write 110
Mixed 48.7
SusWrite 132
68% 93.8 MB/s
4K Read 1.1
4K Write 4.6
4K Mixed 0.7
209% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 18%
This bench: 62.6%
Great: 69%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$68
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
91.6% Outstanding
MC Read 38.9
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 36.2
94% 33 GB/s
SC Read 24.6
SC Write 23.9
SC Mixed 34.5
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 73.1
55% 73.1 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 91.6%
Great: 112%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

 SkillBench Score 0: 0R 0G 0B (High Scores)

Measures user input accuracy relative to the given hardware.

Score Hit Rate Shots EFps 0.1% Low Refresh Rate Screen Resolution Monitor
0% 0% 0 8 7 75 23.8" 1280 720 PHLC155 PHL 243V7
Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 33,926 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 51%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 85%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 49%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $109

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 67% - Good Total price: $673
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