Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 76%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 46%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 84.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics69.9% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive77.7% 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (19%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20161108
Uptime2 Days
Run DateOct 13 '17 at 04:11
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 19%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$189
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (77th percentile)
84.6% Excellent
SC Int 110
SC Float 117
SC Mixed 113
91% 113 Pts
QC Int 435
QC Float 460
QC Mixed 444
101% 446 Pts
MC Int 433
MC Float 462
MC Mixed 445
67% 446 Pts
Poor: 69%
This bench: 84.6%
Great: 87%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB-$260
CLim: 2012 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 6GB, Driver: 385.41
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
69.9% Good
Lighting 225
Reflection 196
Parallax 210
68% 211 fps
MRender 143
Gravity 201
Splatting 154
71% 166 fps
Poor: 65%
This bench: 69.9%
Great: 78%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB-$126
34GB free
Firmware: EXM04B6Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
77.7% Very good
Read 496
Write 114
Mixed 145
54% 252 MB/s
4K Read 32.6
4K Write 71.6
4K Mixed 49.9
151% 51.4 MB/s
DQ Read 28
DQ Write 102
DQ Mixed 14.3
26% 48.2 MB/s
Poor: 68%
This bench: 77.7%
Great: 124%
Toshiba DT01ACA100 1TB-$42
553GB free
Firmware: MS2OA750 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
102% Outstanding
Read 171
Write 185
Mixed 185
136% 180 MB/s
4K Read 0.73
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.19
83% 0.87 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 102%
Great: 104%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C16 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
MC Read 30
MC Write 31.4
MC Mixed 24.3
82% 28.6 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 29.6
SC Mixed 24.4
68% 23.9 GB/s
Latency 62.8
64% 62.8 ns
Poor: 45%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 89%
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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 1,518 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 70%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $65

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 95% - Outstanding Total price: $352
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