Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 81%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
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 light workstation, and even some light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.2%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics8.32% 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.
Boot Drive43.2% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory24GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 24GB will also allow for large file and system caches, virtual machine hosting, software development, video editing and batch multimedia processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (33%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory21.3 GB free of 24 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171211
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 17 '18 at 19:54
Run Duration155 Seconds
Run User FRA-User
Background CPU 33%

 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 Core i5-7400-$177
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.3 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
79.2% Very good
SC Int 106
SC Float 113
SC Mixed 109
87% 109 Pts
QC Int 389
QC Float 428
QC Mixed 412
93% 410 Pts
MC Int 397
MC Float 426
MC Mixed 414
62% 412 Pts
Poor: 57%
This bench: 79.2%
Great: 79%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 22.20.16.4836
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
8.32% Terrible
Lighting 20.1
Reflection 26.3
Parallax 22.2
6% 22.9 fps
MRender 22.1
Gravity 17.9
Splatting 33
10% 24.3 fps
Poor: 7%
This bench: 8.32%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Pro 6000p NVMe PCIe M.2 360GB
289GB free
Firmware: HP01 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
4KALIGNED
Performing as expected (58th percentile)
146% Outstanding
Read 1,495
Write 507
Mixed 548
185% 850 MB/s
4K Read 17.8
4K Write 103
4K Mixed 37.4
130% 52.9 MB/s
DQ Read 354
DQ Write 337
DQ Mixed 23.3
106% 238 MB/s
Poor: 125%
This bench: 146%
Great: 163%
Samsung MZNLF128HCHP-00004 128GB
55GB free
Firmware: FXT2301Q Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
SYSTEM NCQ 4KALIGNED SSD TRIM S.M.A.R.T
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
43.2% Average
Read 489
Write 105
Mixed 147
53% 247 MB/s
4K Read 15.2
4K Write 34.2
4K Mixed 9.77
54% 19.7 MB/s
DQ Read 28.6
DQ Write 37.7
DQ Mixed 8.46
13% 24.9 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 43.2%
Great: 51%
WD Green 2TB (2011)-$68
258GB free
Firmware: 51.0AB51 Max speed: SATA 3.0 600 MB/s
NCQ 4KALIGNED S.M.A.R.T
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
39.1% Below average
Read 70.4
Write 65.7
Mixed 71.2
52% 69.1 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.27
4K Mixed 0.15
65% 0.67 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 39.1%
Great: 68%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFD8213.C16FHP Kingston 9905678-065.A00G G.SKILL F4-3200C16-8GVK 24GB
2133, 2133, 2133 MHz
8192, 8192, 8192 MB
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
76% Very good
MC Read 27.5
MC Write 28.9
MC Mixed 25.4
78% 27.3 GB/s
SC Read 15
SC Write 28.3
SC Mixed 22.8
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 73
55% 73 ns
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Gaming
Gaming 17%
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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $67

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 90% - Excellent Total price: $339
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