Asrock 970M Pro3

Performance Results

Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 42.6%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics52.3% 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 Drive72.4% 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.
Run History
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
MotherboardAsrock 970M Pro3  (all builds)
Memory14.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160617
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMar 07 '18 at 08:24
Run Duration239 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Phenom II X6 1100T-$340
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
42.6% Average
1-Core 60.7
2-Core 121
43% 90.8 Pts
4-Core 244
8-Core 363
39% 304 Pts
64-Core 367
25% 367 Pts
Poor: 39%
This bench: 42.6%
Great: 49%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$390
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
52.3% Above average
Lighting 197
Reflection 172
Parallax 191
52% 187 fps
MRender 154
Gravity 186
Splatting 123
53% 154 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 52.3%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 250GB-$61
194GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT03B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
72.4% Very good
Read 493
Write 392
Mixed 404
96% 430 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 40.7
4K Mixed 16.3
87% 28.7 MB/s
DQ Read 31.1
DQ Write 115
DQ Mixed 15.8
29% 53.9 MB/s
Poor: 70%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 122%
WD Black 1TB (2013)-$69
931GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
101% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 173
Mixed 164
129% 171 MB/s
4K Read 1.34
4K Write 2.35
4K Mixed 0.31
134% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 101%
Great: 108%
SanDisk Cruzer Glide 32GB
20GB free, PID 5575
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
7.54% Terrible
Read 26.7
Write 6.68
Mixed 11.4
16% 14.9 MB/s
4K Read 4.14
4K Write 0.4
4K Mixed 1.17
69% 1.9 MB/s
Poor: 6%
This bench: 7.54%
Great: 18%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT51264BA160B.C16F 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
31.7% Below average
MC Read 14.2
MC Write 6.7
MC Mixed 11.4
31% 10.8 GB/s
SC Read 6.9
SC Write 5.2
SC Mixed 9
20% 7.03 GB/s
Latency 72.7
55% 72.7 ns
Poor: 32%
This bench: 31.7%
Great: 61%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970M Pro3 Builds (Compare 7,176 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 31%
Sail boat
Desktop 49%
Workstation 38%
Jet ski

Motherboard: Asrock 970M Pro3

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 47% - Average Total price: $346
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