Asrock 970 Pro3 R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 36%
Jet ski
Workstation
Workstation 30%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (24th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 76 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 44.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics63.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
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.
High background CPU (21%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Pro3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory3.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20141024
Uptime1.1 Days
Run DateMar 21 '17 at 00:41
Run Duration136 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 21%

 PC Performing below expectations (24th 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-8300-$104
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.25 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
44.1% Average
SC Int 67.1
SC Float 57.1
SC Mixed 59.7
49% 61.3 Pts
QC Int 227
QC Float 196
QC Mixed 215
48% 212 Pts
MC Int 372
MC Float 333
MC Mixed 378
54% 361 Pts
Poor: 43%
This bench: 44.1%
Great: 62%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$268
Device(0000 0000) ≥ 4GB
MaxC: 1961 MHz, MaxM: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 378.49
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
63.4% Good
Lighting 206
Reflection 182
Parallax 191
60% 193 fps
MRender 134
Gravity 192
Splatting 151
71% 159 fps
Poor: 62%
This bench: 63.4%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black 1TB (2010)-$42
382GB free
Firmware: 05.00K05 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
50.9% Above average
Read 92.3
Write 85.3
Mixed 80.6
65% 86.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.83
4K Write 0.6
4K Mixed 0.34
83% 0.59 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 50.9%
Great: 79%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$46
67GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (11th percentile)
67.7% Good
Read 102
Write 134
Mixed 110
87% 115 MB/s
4K Read 0.52
4K Write 1.99
4K Mixed 0.24
85% 0.92 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 67.7%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
45.5% Average
MC Read 18.6
MC Write 14.4
MC Mixed 16.4
47% 16.5 GB/s
SC Read 8.8
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 11.3
27% 9.37 GB/s
Latency 76.5
52% 76.5 ns
Poor: 18%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 59%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Pro3 R2.0 Builds (Compare 2,061 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 35%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 42%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Pro3 R2.0 - $72

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 57% - Above average Total price: $484
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