Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 29%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (81st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 19 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
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 CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics13.8% is a very low 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
Boot Drive87.4% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait times.
Memory12GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 12GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionAlthough Windows 7 is still a viable option, it's now 10 years and 7 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory8.9 GB free of 12 GB @ 0.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 7
BIOS Date20130731
Uptime0 Days
Run DateDec 28 '19 at 09:20
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User SYC-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing above expectations (81st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Phenom II X4 965-$144
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
47.3% Average
1-Core 70.3
2-Core 136
49% 103 Pts
4-Core 271
8-Core 268
37% 269 Pts
64-Core 272
18% 272 Pts
Poor: 29%
This bench: 47.3%
Great: 48%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD HD 6870
PwrHis(1787 2305) 1GB
Driver: aticfx64.dll Ver. 15.200.1062.1004
Performing way above expectations (99th percentile)
13.8% Very poor
Lighting 74
Reflection 44
Parallax 68.4
19% 62.1 fps
MRender 31.4
Gravity 50.8
Splatting 50.2
14% 44.1 fps
Poor: 12%
This bench: 13.8%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX200 250GB-$134
78GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MU04
SusWrite @10s intervals: 387 383 330 244 236 232 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
87.4% Excellent
Read 444
Write 426
Mixed 357
SusWrite 302
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 28.7
4K Write 75
4K Mixed 39.5
134% 47.7 MB/s
DQ Read 240
DQ Write 189
DQ Mixed 39
77% 156 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 87.4%
Great: 111%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 3TB-$55
2.5TB free
Firmware: CC25
SusWrite @10s intervals: 191 188 188 187 188 191 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (86th percentile)
108% Outstanding
Read 187
Write 145
Mixed 81.8
SusWrite 189
110% 151 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 108%
Great: 114%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown Team--Elite-1333 Samsung M378B5273CH0-CH9 Team--Elite-1333 Samsung M378B5273CH0-CH9 12GB
667, 667, 667, 667 MHz
2048, 4096, 2048, 4096 MB
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
41% Average
MC Read 17.9
MC Write 9.9
MC Mixed 15
41% 14.3 GB/s
SC Read 7.4
SC Write 7.9
SC Mixed 10.4
24% 8.57 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 41%
Great: 41%
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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 3,349 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 30%
Sail boat
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 35%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $133

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 45% - Average Total price: $503
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