Asrock B450M Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 61%
Destroyer
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (39th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 61 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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 90.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics58.4% 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)
Memory8GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's sufficient for the vast majority of games. 8GB is also enough for moderate file and system caches which result in a very responsive system.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsrock B450M Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191127
Uptime1.9 Days
Run DateJan 26 '20 at 17:49
Run Duration146 Seconds
Run User BRA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing below expectations (39th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 3600-$175
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
90.1% Outstanding
1-Core 129
2-Core 259
91% 194 Pts
4-Core 514
8-Core 797
84% 655 Pts
64-Core 1,054
71% 1,054 Pts
Poor: 79%
This bench: 90.1%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1660-$217
CLim: 2115 MHz, MLim: 2000 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 441.87
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
58.4% Above average
Lighting 236
Reflection 206
Parallax 227
62% 223 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 216
Splatting 161
58% 173 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 58.4%
Great: 66%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
XPG SPECTRIX S40G 512GB
39GB free (System drive)
Firmware: VB411D41
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 2,839
Write 1,443
Mixed 600
354% 1,628 MB/s
4K Read 7.7
4K Write 139
4K Mixed 78.9
186% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 1,176
DQ Write 702
DQ Mixed 277
384% 719 MB/s
Poor: 99% Great: 326%
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$40
222GB free
Firmware: Z32070RL
SusWrite @10s intervals: 392 287 96 114 97 100 MB/s
Performing above expectations (69th percentile)
71.3% Very good
Read 448
Write 419
Mixed 358
SusWrite 181
79% 352 MB/s
4K Read 18
4K Write 106
4K Mixed 18.8
107% 47.5 MB/s
DQ Read 184
DQ Write 303
DQ Mixed 28.8
82% 172 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 71.3%
Great: 87%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
381GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 157 159 159 160 160 158 MB/s
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
89.3% Excellent
Read 153
Write 65.3
Mixed 81
SusWrite 159
84% 114 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.3
4K Mixed 0.7
131% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 61%
This bench: 89.3%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2666 C15 2x4GB-$44
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2667 MHz
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
76.1% Very good
MC Read 31
MC Write 20
MC Mixed 30.3
77% 27.1 GB/s
SC Read 22.5
SC Write 19.7
SC Mixed 29.4
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 82.4
49% 82.4 ns
Poor: 53%
This bench: 76.1%
Great: 99%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450M Steel Legend Builds (Compare 7,286 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 55%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asrock B450M Steel Legend - $85

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 82% - Excellent Total price: $396
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