Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 68%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 42%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (83rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 17 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a good single core score, this CPU can easily handle the majority of general computing tasks. Additionally this processor can handle light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 77.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics70.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive75% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait times.
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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory5.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161013
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 20 '17 at 01:31
Run Duration111 Seconds
Run User MYS-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (83rd 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 i5-7400-$178
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
77.6% Very good
SC Int 101
SC Float 109
SC Mixed 102
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 397
QC Float 426
QC Mixed 411
93% 411 Pts
MC Int 399
MC Float 426
MC Mixed 411
62% 412 Pts
Poor: 59%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$200
CLim: 1987 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
70.4% Very good
Lighting 215
Reflection 187
Parallax 197
65% 200 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 205
Splatting 168
75% 175 fps
Poor: 58%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 150 120GB-$50
79GB free
Firmware: SAFZ12.3 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
75% Very good
Read 500
Write 323
Mixed 344
86% 389 MB/s
4K Read 21.4
4K Write 67.2
4K Mixed 9.59
80% 32.7 MB/s
DQ Read 335
DQ Write 229
DQ Mixed 42.3
96% 202 MB/s
Poor: 49%
This bench: 75%
Great: 79%
WD Blue 2TB (2015)-$64
1.5TB free
Firmware: 80.00A80 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
Read 149
Write 133
Mixed 128
103% 137 MB/s
4K Read 0.65
4K Write 1.98
4K Mixed 0.24
90% 0.96 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.9%
Great: 88%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Avexir DDR4-2400 CL16 4GB 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
74% Very good
MC Read 27.4
MC Write 29.2
MC Mixed 22
75% 26.2 GB/s
SC Read 16.5
SC Write 26.7
SC Mixed 22.9
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 66.9
60% 66.9 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 74%
Great: 79%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B250M-A Builds (Compare 1,283 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $56

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $351
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