Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 57%
Gunboat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (44th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 56 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 70.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics94.2% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive73.6% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (15%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20130731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 14 '18 at 11:03
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU 15%

 PC Performing as expected (44th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-9590-$344
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.7 GHz, turbo 4.75 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
70.8% Very good
Memory 87
1-Core 86.3
2-Core 167
69% 113 Pts
4-Core 295
8-Core 552
53% 423 Pts
64-Core 546
37% 546 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 76%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-Ti-$359
Gigabyte(1458 3793) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 397.64
Performing below potential (37th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
94.2% Outstanding
Lighting 117
Reflection 133
Parallax 111
95% 120 fps
MRender 93.5
Gravity 120
Splatting 100
94% 105 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 94.2%
Great: 106%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Team L5 3D 240GB
165GB free (System drive)
Firmware: Q0526A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 357
Write 389
Mixed 328
80% 358 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 65.2
4K Mixed 20.8
111% 39.6 MB/s
DQ Read 35.4
DQ Write 96.4
DQ Mixed 22.6
30% 51.5 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 113%
WD WD5000AACS-00ZUB0 500GB
284GB free
Firmware: 05.04C05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
41.4% Average
Read 75.4
Write 68.6
Mixed 23.8
41% 55.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.45
4K Write 2.02
4K Mixed 0.3
90% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 24%
This bench: 41.4%
Great: 49%
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 below potential (25th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
44% Average
MC Read 16.6
MC Write 14.7
MC Mixed 15.1
44% 15.5 GB/s
SC Read 9.8
SC Write 9
SC Mixed 12.2
30% 10.3 GB/s
Latency 70.5
57% 70.5 ns
Poor: 33%
This bench: 44%
Great: 53%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Extreme3 Builds (Compare 1,410 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 39%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $590
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