Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, HDD
Gaming 0%
Desktop 0%
Workstation 0%
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (17th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 83 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 47.1%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is average.
Boot Drive31.3% 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.
Run History
3 months ago, 3 months ago.
MotherboardAsrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0  (all builds)
Memory9.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 1.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit kleuren
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20160201
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 03 '19 at 12:58
Run Duration114 Seconds
Run User NLD-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD FX-8370-$171
CPUSocket, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4.1 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
47.1% Average
1-Core 74
2-Core 140
51% 107 Pts
4-Core 264
8-Core 480
46% 372 Pts
64-Core 475
32% 475 Pts
Poor: 34%
This bench: 47.1%
Great: 56%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
KingFast 240GB
106GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0831B0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 284 66 47 24 34 12 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
31.3% Below average
Read 408
Write 349
Mixed 20.8
SusWrite 77.6
47% 214 MB/s
4K Read 19.5
4K Write 9.6
4K Mixed 0.7
36% 9.93 MB/s
DQ Read 22.9
DQ Write 10.7
DQ Mixed 0.9
5% 11.5 MB/s
Poor: 31%
This bench: 31.3%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G3D1609DS1S00. 4x4GB
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR3 1600 MHz clocked @ 800 MHz
Performing way below expectations (7th percentile)
43.2% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 13.7
MC Mixed 14.5
43% 15 GB/s
SC Read 10.4
SC Write 8.1
SC Mixed 12.6
30% 10.4 GB/s
Latency 66.6
60% 66.6 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 65%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical 970 Extreme3 R2.0 Builds (Compare 4,841 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 47%
Desktop 46%
Workstation 29%

Motherboard: Asrock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 - $133

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 49% - Average Total price: $595
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