Asrock 970 Extreme4

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 49%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics47.1% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 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)
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 VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme4  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.3 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20150805
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 12 '18 at 14:58
Run Duration82 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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-6300-$55
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
49% Average
SC Int 77.2
SC Float 68.5
SC Mixed 73
58% 72.9 Pts
QC Int 247
QC Float 202
QC Mixed 238
52% 229 Pts
MC Int 332
MC Float 285
MC Mixed 318
47% 312 Pts
Poor: 35%
This bench: 49%
Great: 56%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 280X-$210
MSI(1462 2775) 3GB
CLim: 1020 MHz, MLim: 1500 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 17.4.4
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
47.1% Average
Lighting 148
Reflection 85.1
Parallax 194
51% 142 fps
MRender 65.4
Gravity 144
Splatting 93.9
44% 101 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 52%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
4GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 600ABBF0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 269
Write 126
Mixed 169
41% 188 MB/s
4K Read 26
4K Write 70.6
4K Mixed 29.1
114% 41.9 MB/s
DQ Read 54.2
DQ Write 126
DQ Mixed 98.3
72% 92.7 MB/s
Poor: 34% Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1333 MHz clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
42.3% Average
MC Read 17.6
MC Write 12.6
MC Mixed 14.3
42% 14.8 GB/s
SC Read 9.4
SC Write 8.5
SC Mixed 11.4
28% 9.77 GB/s
Latency 71.4
56% 71.4 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 42.3%
Great: 62%
Take a copy of your results

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Extreme4 Builds (Compare 3,119 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 54%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme4 - $98

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $553
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i7-8700K $340Nvidia GTX 1070 $330Samsung 850 Evo 250GB $77
AMD Ryzen 5 1600 $130Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB $220Samsung 850 Evo 500GB $100
Intel Core i5-8600K $240AMD RX 480 $280Samsung 850 Pro 256GB $163
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $42Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $130SanDisk Extreme 64GB $43
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $869SanDisk Extreme 32GB $48
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $45Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $130SanDisk Ultra Fit 32GB $12
Today's hottest deals
User Guide  •  About  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer Feedback