Asus PRIME B250-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 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 very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 66.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics76.6% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive211% 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.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory20.7 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170710
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateAug 13 '17 at 05:19
Run Duration147 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU 31%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd 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 i3-7100-$112
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (38th percentile)
66.2% Good
SC Int 115
SC Float 116
SC Mixed 117
93% 116 Pts
QC Int 290
QC Float 328
QC Mixed 301
69% 306 Pts
MC Int 268
MC Float 310
MC Mixed 314
44% 297 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 384.94
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
76.6% Very good
Lighting 250
Reflection 206
Parallax 239
76% 232 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 218
Splatting 171
77% 180 fps
Poor: 64%
This bench: 76.6%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Crucial MX300 275GB-$89
224GB free
Firmware: M0CR031 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (87th percentile)
76.8% Very good
Read 473
Write 332
Mixed 337
84% 381 MB/s
4K Read 26.1
4K Write 55.5
4K Mixed 22
97% 34.5 MB/s
DQ Read 227
DQ Write 154
DQ Mixed 40.1
71% 140 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 76.8%
Great: 81%
Corsair Force MP500 NVMe PCIe M.2 240GB-$130
151GB free
Firmware: E7FM02.1 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
211% Outstanding
Read 2,118
Write 1,090
Mixed 1,413
340% 1,540 MB/s
4K Read 32
4K Write 94.4
4K Mixed 41.2
151% 55.9 MB/s
DQ Read 349
DQ Write 249
DQ Mixed 119
138% 239 MB/s
Poor: 132%
This bench: 211%
Great: 254%
Seagate Barracuda 4TB (2016)-$105
1TB free
Firmware: 0001 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 5980 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 61% Great: 102%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CMK16GX4M2A2400C14 CMK16GX4M2A2400C14 CMK8GX4M1A2400C14 24GB
2400, 2400, 2400 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
77.5% Very good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 30
MC Mixed 23.5
77% 27 GB/s
SC Read 18.3
SC Write 31
SC Mixed 24.9
71% 24.7 GB/s
Latency 62.3
64% 62.3 ns
Poor: 68%
This bench: 77.5%
Great: 82%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B250-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,000 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250-PLUS - $96

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 93% - Outstanding Total price: $631
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