Asus PRIME B250-PLUS

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 43%
Speed boat
Desktop
Desktop 65%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 37%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (50th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 50 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 70.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics41% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive97.1% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum 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 B250-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory5.3 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display4096 x 2160 - 32 Bit colors,
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171211
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 08:12
Run Duration204 Seconds
Run User GBR-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing as expected (50th 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 i5-6400-$176
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 2.7 GHz, turbo 3.1 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
70.8% Very good
SC Int 92.1
SC Float 100
SC Mixed 95.2
77% 95.9 Pts
QC Int 355
QC Float 401
QC Mixed 375
85% 377 Pts
MC Int 363
MC Float 381
MC Mixed 338
54% 361 Pts
Poor: 52%
This bench: 70.8%
Great: 75%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$550
Asus(1043 859B) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2126 MHz, MLim: 2637 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 388.13
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - Disable monitor sync before benchmarking (110 fps cap detected)
41% Average
Lighting 110
Reflection 110
Parallax 110
34% 110 fps
MRender 110
Gravity 110
Splatting 110
46% 110 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 41%
Great: 143%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 240GB-$73
169GB free
Firmware: U21010RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
80.8% Excellent
Read 499
Write 428
Mixed 456
103% 461 MB/s
4K Read 29.5
4K Write 86
4K Mixed 5.91
98% 40.5 MB/s
DQ Read 179
DQ Write 173
DQ Mixed 19.6
58% 124 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 80.8%
Great: 81%
Intel 600p Series NVMe PCIe M.2 128GB-$75
73GB free
Firmware: PSF100C Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SYSTEM 4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
Read 695
Write 318
Mixed 323
98% 445 MB/s
4K Read 31.1
4K Write 99.9
4K Mixed 33.6
143% 54.9 MB/s
DQ Read 128
DQ Write 169
DQ Mixed 21.2
51% 106 MB/s
Poor: 74%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 113%
Seagate ST3500514NS 39M4517 42C0468IBM 500GB
174GB free
Firmware: BB28 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
62% Good
Read 115
Write 101
Mixed 85.8
75% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 2.16
4K Mixed 0.54
125% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 56%
This bench: 62%
Great: 67%
WD Blue 2.5" 160GB (2009)-$38
9GB free
Firmware: 11.01A11 Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
NCQ 5400 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
21.3% Poor
Read 38.1
Write 35.5
Mixed 34.2
27% 36 MB/s
4K Read 0.37
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.34
85% 0.81 MB/s
Poor: 20%
This bench: 21.3%
Great: 37%
SanDisk Ultra USB 3.0 32GB-$14
26GB free, PID 5581
Operating at USB 3.0 Speed
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
43.2% Average
Read 142
Write 73.9
Mixed 102
126% 106 MB/s
4K Read 4.14
4K Write 1.79
4K Mixed 1.48
127% 2.47 MB/s
Poor: 13%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 43%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2400 C14 2x4GB-$104
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (35th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled
70.4% Very good
MC Read 26.2
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 21.5
72% 25.2 GB/s
SC Read 14.2
SC Write 22.8
SC Mixed 19.8
54% 18.9 GB/s
Latency 66.1
60% 66.1 ns
Poor: 41%
This bench: 70.4%
Great: 90%
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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 1,585 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 68%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 72%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 43%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250-PLUS - $100

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $670
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