Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (25th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 75 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 47.3%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot Drive63% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
Memory4GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and although it's sufficient for most games, some will benefit from up to 8GB of RAM. 4GB is also enough for modest file and system caches which allow for a responsive system.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 8 years and 2 months old. This system should be upgraded to Windows 10 which is generally faster and has an improved set of core utilities including better versions of explorer and task manager.
Very high background CPU (48%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory1.8 GB free of 4 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130731
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 05 '17 at 10:57
Run Duration202 Seconds
Run User HUN-User
Background CPU 48%

 PC Performing below expectations (25th 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-$78
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 3 cores, 6 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
47.3% Average
SC Int 75.1
SC Float 62.5
SC Mixed 68.1
55% 68.6 Pts
QC Int 234
QC Float 212
QC Mixed 233
51% 226 Pts
MC Int 329
MC Float 288
MC Mixed 309
46% 309 Pts
Poor: 38%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Evo 500GB-$159
82GB free
Firmware: EMT02B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
63% Good
Read 359
Write 296
Mixed 273
69% 309 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 46.4
4K Mixed 22.3
93% 31.6 MB/s
DQ Read 34.8
DQ Write 80.5
DQ Mixed 22.3
27% 45.9 MB/s
Poor: 71%
This bench: 63%
Great: 117%
WD Green 1TB (2010)-$55
478GB free
Firmware: 50.0AB50 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (22nd percentile)
37.3% Below average
Read 63.5
Write 66.3
Mixed 20
36% 50 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.17
69% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 37.3%
Great: 60%
WD Red 1TB (2012)-$63
511GB free
Firmware: 82.00A82 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
63% Good
Read 107
Write 112
Mixed 56.6
68% 92 MB/s
4K Read 0.91
4K Write 2.32
4K Mixed 0.28
112% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 63%
Great: 89%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$50
154GB free
Firmware: CC4C Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (39th percentile)
87.2% Excellent
Read 143
Write 161
Mixed 92
98% 132 MB/s
4K Read 0.81
4K Write 1.25
4K Mixed 0.32
93% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 62%
This bench: 87.2%
Great: 108%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 64GB-$33
1GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
26.6% Poor
Read 32.4
Write 17.7
Mixed 18.9
27% 23 MB/s
4K Read 5.24
4K Write 5.47
4K Mixed 2.43
288% 4.38 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 26.6%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX DDR3 1600 C9 2x2GB
2 of 4 slots used
4GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 667 MHz
Performing below expectations (32nd percentile)
41.9% Average
MC Read 17.4
MC Write 13.3
MC Mixed 13.4
42% 14.7 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8.2
SC Mixed 11
27% 9.57 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 25%
This bench: 41.9%
Great: 60%
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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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Desktop
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Workstation
Workstation 40%
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Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $868
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