Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 63%
Destroyer
Desktop
Desktop 64%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 39%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 64.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics69.3% is a good 3D score. This GPU can handle the majority of recent games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive60.2% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system IO wait 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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (14%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
8 months ago, 8 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory13.8 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170710
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJan 13 '18 at 22:18
Run Duration141 Seconds
Run User POL-User
Background CPU 14%

 PC Performing as expected (55th 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 Pentium G4600-$75
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
64.5% Good
SC Int 110
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 112
89% 112 Pts
QC Int 279
QC Float 317
QC Mixed 298
68% 298 Pts
MC Int 280
MC Float 319
MC Mixed 305
45% 301 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$220
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 390.65
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
69.3% Good
Lighting 211
Reflection 182
Parallax 213
66% 202 fps
MRender 150
Gravity 196
Splatting 159
72% 169 fps
Poor: 61%
This bench: 69.3%
Great: 72%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
OCZ Trion 100 240GB-$138
168GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SAFM11.2 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing below expectations (34th percentile)
60.2% Good
Read 477
Write 194
Mixed 233
66% 301 MB/s
4K Read 24.4
4K Write 48.6
4K Mixed 6
70% 26.3 MB/s
DQ Read 299
DQ Write 140
DQ Mixed 35.8
75% 158 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 60.2%
Great: 84%
Seagate ST31000340NS 1TB-$57
282GB free
Firmware: 300F Max speed: SATA 2.0 300 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
40.1% Average
Read 68.8
Write 70.5
Mixed 66.4
52% 68.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.63
4K Write 1.4
4K Mixed 0.38
94% 0.8 MB/s
Poor: 30%
This bench: 40.1%
Great: 60%
Seagate ST32000641AS 2TB-$90
126GB free
Firmware: CC13 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
45.5% Average
Read 81.4
Write 77.1
Mixed 79.5
60% 79.3 MB/s
4K Read 0.57
4K Write 1.28
4K Mixed 0.53
106% 0.79 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSC.16FBD2 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
83.7% Excellent
MC Read 28.2
MC Write 32.4
MC Mixed 28.4
85% 29.7 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 33.7
SC Mixed 25.4
74% 25.8 GB/s
Latency 65.3
61% 65.3 ns
Poor: 44%
This bench: 83.7%
Great: 87%
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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 4,933 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
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Desktop
Desktop 63%
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Workstation
Workstation 35%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $72

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 89% - Excellent Total price: $361
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