Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 34%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 64.4%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics31.3% 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 Drive55.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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 VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 7 years and 10 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.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130731
Uptime0.2 Days
Run DateMar 15 '17 at 13:05
Run Duration158 Seconds
Run User RUS-User
Background CPU0%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-8320-$111
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.3 GHz
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
64.4% Good
SC Int 88.8
SC Float 74.9
SC Mixed 82
66% 81.9 Pts
QC Int 358
QC Float 302
QC Mixed 324
74% 328 Pts
MC Int 543
MC Float 464
MC Mixed 536
77% 514 Pts
Poor: 44%
This bench: 64.4%
Great: 63%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 570-$350
Gigabyte(1458 3510) 1.2GB
MaxC: 845 MHz, MaxM: 950 MHz, Ram: 1.2GB, Driver: 378.78
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
31.3% Below average
Lighting 86.6
Reflection 114
Parallax 103
28% 101 fps
MRender 85.4
Gravity 71
Splatting 68.2
42% 74.9 fps
Poor: 21%
This bench: 31.3%
Great: 33%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Sol id State Disk 120GB
24GB free
Firmware: 606A Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
55.2% Above average
Read 341
Write 111
Mixed 183
46% 212 MB/s
4K Read 27.1
4K Write 83
4K Mixed 14.1
103% 41.4 MB/s
DQ Read 116
DQ Write 118
DQ Mixed 49.7
56% 94.7 MB/s
Poor: 36%
This bench: 55.2%
Great: 74%
Seagate ST3250820AS 250GB-$35
216GB free
Firmware: 3.AA Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
32.8% Below average
Read 66
Write 47.9
Mixed 50.6
41% 54.8 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.43
4K Mixed 0.44
104% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 26%
This bench: 32.8%
Great: 44%
WD Black 500GB (2008)-$60
154GB free
Firmware: 01.0 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
38% Below average
Read 71.2
Write 60.7
Mixed 65.3
50% 65.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.76
4K Write 2.09
4K Mixed 0.47
123% 1.11 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600 C9 2x4GB-$64
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 667 MHz clocked @ 933 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
49.9% Average
MC Read 21.6
MC Write 15
MC Mixed 16
50% 17.5 GB/s
SC Read 11.5
SC Write 8.9
SC Mixed 12.9
32% 11.1 GB/s
Latency 58.3
69% 58.3 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 49.9%
Great: 64%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Extreme3 Builds (Compare 1,234 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 43%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $92

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $682
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