Asus STRIX B250F GAMING

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 75%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 123%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 77%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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 96.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is outstanding.
Graphics69.5% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive227% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX B250F GAMING  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161110
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 00:03
Run Duration144 Seconds
Run User ZAF-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
Intel Core i7-7700K-$305
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4.2 GHz, turbo 4.35 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (36th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
SC Int 132
SC Float 140
SC Mixed 134
108% 135 Pts
QC Int 415
QC Float 472
QC Mixed 472
102% 453 Pts
MC Int 683
MC Float 782
MC Mixed 745
110% 737 Pts
Poor: 89%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 112%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$244
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 382.5
Performing as expected (44th percentile)
69.5% Good
Lighting 227
Reflection 195
Parallax 207
66% 210 fps
MRender 151
Gravity 210
Splatting 157
78% 172 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 960 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$128
107GB free
Firmware: 2B7QCXE7 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
227% Outstanding
Read 2,082
Write 1,112
Mixed 1,137
318% 1,444 MB/s
4K Read 50
4K Write 128
4K Mixed 47.3
204% 75.2 MB/s
DQ Read 511
DQ Write 149
DQ Mixed 20
96% 227 MB/s
Poor: 145%
This bench: 227%
Great: 265%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$48
870GB free
Firmware: 15.01H15 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
97.5% Outstanding
Read 177
Write 163
Mixed 140
120% 160 MB/s
4K Read 1.27
4K Write 2.43
4K Mixed 0.31
132% 1.34 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 97.5%
Great: 107%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 500GB-$31
466GB free
Firmware: KC44 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
68.9% Good
Read 114
Write 126
Mixed 94.8
84% 112 MB/s
4K Read 0.67
4K Write 1.19
4K Mixed 0.69
127% 0.85 MB/s
Poor: 43%
This bench: 68.9%
Great: 72%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
74.3% Very good
MC Read 28.3
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 21
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 27.6
SC Mixed 23.5
66% 22.9 GB/s
Latency 59.8
67% 59.8 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 74.3%
Great: 77%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX B250F GAMING Builds (Compare 391 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus STRIX B250F GAMING - $130

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $674
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HDDRAMUSB
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