Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 39%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 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 below average single core score, this CPU can handle email, web browsing and audio/video playback but it will struggle to handle modern 3D games or workstation tasks such as video editing. Finally, with a gaming score of 37.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is below average.
Graphics38.1% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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 Drive66.4% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
Very high background CPU (53%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory10.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130731
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 22:48
Run Duration168 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU 53%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD FX-6100-$54
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
37.1% Below average
SC Int 55.7
SC Float 53.7
SC Mixed 54.7
44% 54.7 Pts
QC Int 184
QC Float 168
QC Mixed 180
40% 177 Pts
MC Int 252
MC Float 224
MC Mixed 253
36% 243 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 37.1%
Great: 50%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$155
Asus(1043 85CD) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
38.1% Below average
Lighting 119
Reflection 77
Parallax 116
36% 104 fps
MRender 77.7
Gravity 114
Splatting 80.4
39% 90.8 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 38.1%
Great: 43%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 840 Evo 250GB-$207
64GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EXT0DB6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
66.4% Good
Read 481
Write 319
Mixed 333
84% 377 MB/s
4K Read 29.8
4K Write 29.2
4K Mixed 17.5
83% 25.5 MB/s
DQ Read 86.4
DQ Write 48.9
DQ Mixed 28
31% 54.4 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 66.4%
Great: 116%
Toshiba P300 2TB-$63
1TB free
Firmware: MX4OACF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
61.3% Good
Read 108
Write 105
Mixed 118
84% 111 MB/s
4K Read 0.78
4K Write 1.88
4K Mixed 0.22
92% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 61.3%
Great: 111%
Hitachi HDS5C3020BLE630 2TB
582GB free
Firmware: MZ4OAAB0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
69.5% Good
Read 119
Write 123
Mixed 120
91% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.93
4K Mixed 0.16
82% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 84%
Samsung HD503HI 500GB-$41
345GB free
Firmware: 1AJ10001 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
56.9% Above average
Read 93.6
Write 105
Mixed 36.5
57% 78.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.54
4K Write 2.23
4K Mixed 0.43
112% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 56.9%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR3 1333 C9 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
41.5% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 15.2
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 6.8
SC Write 7.8
SC Mixed 10.2
24% 8.27 GB/s
Latency 80.1
50% 80.1 ns
Poor: 37%
This bench: 41.5%
Great: 58%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 101% - Outstanding Total price: $451
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