Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (41st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 59 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 85.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics54.5% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory11.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191127
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 20:18
Run Duration127 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing as expected (41st percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$210
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
85.3% Excellent
Memory 79.5
1-Core 135
2-Core 269
90% 161 Pts
4-Core 488
8-Core 809
82% 649 Pts
64-Core 1,074
72% 1,074 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 85.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super)-$170
CLim: 2130 MHz, MLim: 3000 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 451.67
Performing below potential (13th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
54.5% Above average
Lighting 224
Reflection 182
Parallax 240
59% 216 fps
MRender 133
Gravity 201
Splatting 119
55% 151 fps
Poor: 54%
This bench: 54.5%
Great: 62%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$75
383GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,004
Write 2,281
Mixed 1,793
453% 2,026 MB/s
4K Read 52.3
4K Write 172
4K Mixed 77.7
270% 101 MB/s
DQ Read 1,316
DQ Write 427
DQ Mixed 72.8
263% 605 MB/s
Poor: 185% Great: 287%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$59
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (52nd percentile)
86.4% Excellent
MC Read 34.8
MC Write 24
MC Mixed 33.8
88% 30.9 GB/s
SC Read 25.3
SC Write 23.8
SC Mixed 34
79% 27.7 GB/s
Latency 81.4
49% 81.4 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 109%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 10,599 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $95

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $587
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