Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 16%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 44%
Speed boat
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (33rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 67 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 51.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Graphics7.75% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
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.
Very high background CPU (47%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
2 years ago, 2 years ago.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory12.9 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20131002
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateMay 12 '16 at 19:16
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User COL-User
Background CPU 47%

 PC Performing below expectations (33rd 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-$72
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
51.2% Above average
SC Int 77.7
SC Float 68.7
SC Mixed 72.7
58% 73 Pts
QC Int 252
QC Float 221
QC Mixed 245
54% 239 Pts
MC Int 434
MC Float 365
MC Mixed 418
61% 406 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 51.2%
Great: 59%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD FirePro V4900-$150
AMD(1002 2B06) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.201.2401.0
Performing above expectations (72nd percentile)
7.75% Terrible
Lighting 24.3
Reflection 23.1
Parallax 22.7
7% 23.4 fps
MRender 18.4
Gravity 19.2
Splatting 20.3
8% 19.3 fps
Poor: 8%
This bench: 7.75%
Great: 9%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$65
26GB free
Firmware: 580ABBF0 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
38.4% Below average
Read 286
Write 95
Mixed 131
37% 171 MB/s
4K Read 18.9
4K Write 43.2
4K Mixed 10.1
64% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 24.5
DQ Write 84.7
DQ Mixed 9.39
20% 39.5 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 38.4%
Great: 74%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
191GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
62.2% Good
Read 90.3
Write 127
Mixed 78.4
74% 98.5 MB/s
4K Read 0.1
4K Write 0.59
4K Mixed 0.08
24% 0.26 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 62.2%
Great: 106%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair ValueSelect DDR3 1600 C11 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
30.5% Below average
MC Read 10.3
MC Write 10.1
MC Mixed 8.8
28% 9.73 GB/s
SC Read 9.5
SC Write 8
SC Mixed 9.8
26% 9.1 GB/s
Latency 71.3
56% 71.3 ns
Poor: 30%
This bench: 30.5%
Great: 61%
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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 R2.0 Builds (Compare 3,164 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 33%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 96% - Outstanding Total price: $484
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