Asrock B450 Steel Legend

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 41%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 86%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics44.2% 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)
Boot Drive237% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 B450 Steel Legend  (all builds)
Memory12.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200604
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 20 '20 at 09:23
Run Duration165 Seconds
Run User SGP-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing as expected (46th 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-$200
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4.05 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
79.7% Very good
Memory 67.2
1-Core 129
2-Core 250
82% 149 Pts
4-Core 494
8-Core 810
83% 652 Pts
64-Core 1,082
73% 1,082 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 79.7%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 970-$340
CLim: 1443 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 432.00
Performing below potential (3rd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
44.2% Average
Lighting 173
Reflection 160
Parallax 174
45% 169 fps
MRender 132
Gravity 156
Splatting 123
44% 137 fps
Poor: 46%
This bench: 44.2%
Great: 57%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Lexar 1TB SSD 1TB
894GB free (System drive)
Firmware: S0614D0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1078 1385 1368 1333 1323 1381 MB/s
Performing above expectations (82nd percentile)
237% Outstanding
Read 1,336
Write 1,420
Mixed 959
SusWrite 1,311
283% 1,257 MB/s
4K Read 40.7
4K Write 182
4K Mixed 35.3
203% 86.1 MB/s
DQ Read 898
DQ Write 1,074
DQ Mixed 587
553% 853 MB/s
Poor: 120%
This bench: 237%
Great: 263%
Klevv NEO N500 120GB
20GB free
Firmware: R1001C0
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 431
Write 380
Mixed 40.4
62% 284 MB/s
4K Read 22
4K Write 27.5
4K Mixed 17.4
70% 22.3 MB/s
DQ Read 120
DQ Write 23.6
DQ Mixed 11.2
24% 51.6 MB/s
Poor: 27% Great: 60%
Lexar 512GB SSD 512GB
18GB free
Firmware: H190117H
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 319
Write 320
Mixed 304
70% 314 MB/s
4K Read 32.9
4K Write 69.4
4K Mixed 39.5
137% 47.3 MB/s
DQ Read 234
DQ Write 181
DQ Mixed 196
150% 204 MB/s
Poor: 60% Great: 247%
Hitachi HDT721032SLA360 320GB-$26
47GB free
Firmware: ST2OA3AA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 84 85 86 86 81 86 MB/s
Performing above expectations (73rd percentile)
51.3% Above average
Read 94.1
Write 89.6
Mixed 47.7
SusWrite 84.5
58% 79 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 22%
This bench: 51.3%
Great: 59%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Unknown F4-2400C17-4GNT F4-2400C15-4GNT F4-2400C15-4GNT F4-2400C17-4GNT 16GB
2133, 2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
4096, 4096, 4096, 4096 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
67.2% Good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 18
MC Mixed 26.6
69% 24 GB/s
SC Read 21.4
SC Write 17.4
SC Mixed 26.5
62% 21.8 GB/s
Latency 108
37% 108 ns

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical B450 Steel Legend Builds (Compare 6,989 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 92%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 87%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asrock B450 Steel Legend

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 74% - Very good Total price: $696
The Best.
CPUGPUSSD
Intel Core i5-9600K $199Nvidia GTX 1660S (Super) $230Crucial MX500 250GB $45
Intel Core i5-9400F $143Nvidia RTX 3080 $700Samsung 850 Evo 120GB $78
Intel Core i5-10600K $260Nvidia GTX 1650S (Super) $170Samsung 860 Evo 250GB $49
HDDRAMUSB
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016) $43Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 64GB $72
WD Blue 1TB (2012) $34Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3000 C15 2x8GB $69SanDisk Extreme 32GB $28
Seagate Barracuda 3TB (2016) $85G.SKILL Trident Z DDR4 3200 C14 4x16GB $548SanDisk Extreme 16GB $28
Today's hottest deals
About  •  User Guide  •  FAQs  •  Email  •  Privacy  •  Developer  •  YouTube Feedback