Asus PRIME B250M-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 20%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 49%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 28%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 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 61.8%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics12.2% is a very low 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can only handle very basic 3D games but it's fine for general computing tasks.
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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory5.6 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171211
Uptime4.2 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 08:59
Run Duration116 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (56th 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 G4560-$57
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.5 GHz, turbo 3.5 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (71st percentile)
61.8% Good
SC Int 107
SC Float 112
SC Mixed 109
88% 109 Pts
QC Int 262
QC Float 309
QC Mixed 282
64% 284 Pts
MC Int 258
MC Float 310
MC Mixed 292
43% 287 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 61.8%
Great: 64%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 550 Ti-$250
Zotac(19DA 5194) 1GB
CLim: 900 MHz, MLim: 1026 MHz, Ram: 1GB, Driver: 391.1
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
12.2% Very poor
Lighting 32.9
Reflection 33.5
Parallax 29.7
10% 32 fps
MRender 31.8
Gravity 34.1
Splatting 34.2
14% 33.4 fps
Poor: 11%
This bench: 12.2%
Great: 13%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SanDisk SSD Plus 120GB-$59
27GB free
Firmware: Z32080RL Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ !4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 40% Great: 75%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$44
367GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
68.7% Good
Read 133
Write 106
Mixed 115
89% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.71
4K Write 2.08
4K Mixed 0.22
93% 1.01 MB/s
Poor: 63%
This bench: 68.7%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB-$92
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (78th percentile)
80.9% Excellent
MC Read 29.1
MC Write 31.3
MC Mixed 24.9
81% 28.4 GB/s
SC Read 18.2
SC Write 29.8
SC Mixed 26.5
71% 24.8 GB/s
Latency 60.3
66% 60.3 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 80.9%
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 B250M-PLUS Builds (Compare 1,380 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 67%
Battle cruiser
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 45%
Speed boat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-PLUS - $97

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 88% - Excellent Total price: $644
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