Asus STRIX B250F GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 66%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 60%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 44%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (62nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 38 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics70.4% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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.
Very high background CPU (46%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX B250F GAMING  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161110
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 19 '17 at 16:14
Run Duration159 Seconds
Run User PHL-User
Background CPU 46%

 PC Performing above expectations (62nd 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 i5-7500-$180
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
81.2% Excellent
SC Int 109
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 111
90% 112 Pts
QC Int 365
QC Float 462
QC Mixed 420
94% 416 Pts
MC Int 411
MC Float 452
MC Mixed 447
65% 437 Pts
Poor: 64%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$215
CLim: 1974 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 376.53
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
70.4% Very good
Lighting 216
Reflection 187
Parallax 196
64% 200 fps
MRender 152
Gravity 207
Splatting 165
75% 175 fps
Poor: 59%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 73%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
PHD 3.0 Silicon-Power 2TB
1TB free
Firmware: 2108
4KALIGNED
Performing way below expectations (2nd percentile)
9.53% Terrible
Read 2.95
Write 30
Mixed 46.2
21% 26.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.53
4K Write 0.48
4K Mixed 0.14
47% 0.39 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 9.53%
Great: 66%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$45
905GB free
Firmware: CC43 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (98th percentile)
110% Outstanding
Read 195
Write 188
Mixed 163
136% 182 MB/s
4K Read 0.96
4K Write 1.74
4K Mixed 0.32
108% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 75%
This bench: 110%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Kingston HyperX 2400 C15 1x16GB
1 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
46.3% Average
MC Read 16.1
MC Write 16.4
MC Mixed 14.2
44% 15.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.8
SC Write 16.2
SC Mixed 14.5
41% 14.5 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 46.3%
Great: 48%
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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 656 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 71%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus STRIX B250F GAMING - $129

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $695
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