Asus STRIX B250F GAMING

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 52%
Yacht
Workstation
Workstation 32%
Sail boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (65th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 35 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 66.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics36.5% is a below average 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load 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 STRIX B250F GAMING  (all builds)
Memory4.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170607
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 17 '18 at 11:31
Run Duration85 Seconds
Run User DEU-User
Background CPU4%

 PC Performing above expectations (65th 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-$111
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (49th percentile)
66.6% Good
SC Int 102
SC Float 106
SC Mixed 104
83% 104 Pts
QC Int 253
QC Float 284
QC Mixed 326
65% 288 Pts
MC Int 304
MC Float 344
MC Mixed 327
49% 325 Pts
Poor: 54%
This bench: 66.6%
Great: 71%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD R9 270X-$199
CLim: 1070 MHz, MLim: 1400 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 18.2.1
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
36.5% Below average
Lighting 114
Reflection 89.4
Parallax 146
39% 116 fps
MRender 63.5
Gravity 94.2
Splatting 90.5
35% 82.7 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 36.5%
Great: 39%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB-$50
270GB free
Firmware: CC46 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 7200 RPM 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
98.2% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 159
Mixed 164
127% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.68
4K Write 1.56
4K Mixed 0.22
82% 0.82 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 98.2%
Great: 107%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT4G4DFS824A.C8FHP 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
77.6% Very good
MC Read 28
MC Write 30.5
MC Mixed 23.5
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 17.7
SC Write 29.2
SC Mixed 23.5
67% 23.5 GB/s
Latency 62
64% 62 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 77.6%
Great: 93%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical STRIX B250F GAMING Builds (Compare 2,194 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 72%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 89%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser

Motherboard: Asus STRIX B250F GAMING - $132

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 92% - Outstanding Total price: $815
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