Asrock 970 Extreme3

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 15%
Surfboard
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (16th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 84 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 light gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 52.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Graphics31.1% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 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 Drive26.9% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce IO wait 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 (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
1 month ago, 1 month ago.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3  (all builds)
Memory9.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 0.8 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit Farben
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20121012
Uptime6.2 Days
Run DateApr 06 '21 at 19:38
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD FX-8320-$244
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.45 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (5th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Memory 70.7
1-Core 61.6
2-Core 118
52% 83.3 Pts
4-Core 184
8-Core 304
31% 244 Pts
64-Core 314
21% 314 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 465.89
Performing below potential (17th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
31.1% Below average
Lighting 38.4
Reflection 41.2
Parallax 41.1
31% 40.2 fps
MRender 29.4
Gravity 40.5
Splatting 33
31% 34.3 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 31.1%
Great: 37%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk PLUS 480GB
176GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UG5000RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 148 76 79 13 0.9 0.7 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (0th percentile)
26.9% Poor
Read 301
Write 225
Mixed 144
SusWrite 53
40% 181 MB/s
4K Read 13
4K Write 17.6
4K Mixed 5.9
37% 12.2 MB/s
DQ Read 18.4
DQ Write 24.3
DQ Mixed 16.2
14% 19.6 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 26.9%
Great: 60%
Toshiba X300 4TB-$105
2.5TB free
Firmware: FP1R
SusWrite @10s intervals: 158 159 164 158 167 165 MB/s
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
89.8% Excellent
Read 151
Write 152
Mixed 66.7
SusWrite 162
97% 133 MB/s
4K Read 2.7
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 1.1
277% 2.03 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 89.8%
Great: 105%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL RipjawsX DDR3 2133 C11 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 800 MHz clocked @ 400 MHz
Performing way below expectations (1st percentile)
25.8% Poor
MC Read 8.8
MC Write 9
MC Mixed 8.6
25% 8.8 GB/s
SC Read 5.4
SC Write 6.5
SC Mixed 6.7
18% 6.2 GB/s
Latency 99.9
40% 99.9 ns
Poor: 39%
This bench: 25.8%
Great: 81%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 39%
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Desktop
Desktop 72%
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Workstation
Workstation 33%
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Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 - $160

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $580
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