Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 91%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 41%
Speed boat
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (64th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 36 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.
Graphics8.3% 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 Drive249% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
2 months ago, 2 months ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory5.8 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1680 x 1050 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180511
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 09 '18 at 20:12
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU2%

 PC Performing above expectations (64th 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-$74
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 107
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 110
89% 111 Pts
QC Int 278
QC Float 319
QC Mixed 301
68% 299 Pts
MC Int 276
MC Float 318
MC Mixed 300
45% 298 Pts
Poor: 42%
This bench: 64.5%
Great: 65%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 23.20.16.4973
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
8.3% Terrible
Lighting 21.7
Reflection 27.9
Parallax 22.3
7% 24 fps
MRender 20.2
Gravity 17.9
Splatting 32.8
9% 23.6 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.3%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 970 Evo NVMe PCIe M.2 250GB-$88
192GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1B2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1029 521 306 305 301 306 MB/s
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
249% Outstanding
Read 2,540
Write 1397
Mixed 957
SusWrite 461
295% 1,339 MB/s
4K Read 63.3
4K Write 131
4K Mixed 79.5
267% 91.2 MB/s
DQ Read 977
DQ Write 651
DQ Mixed 781
592% 803 MB/s
Poor: 175%
This bench: 249%
Great: 269%
SanDisk Extreme USB 3.0 16GB-$20
14GB free, PID 5580
Operating at USB 2.1 Speed
SusWrite @10s intervals: 41 40 38 39 39 38 MB/s
Performing below expectations (29th percentile)
45.5% Average
Read 39.9
Write 38.7
Mixed 29.9
SusWrite 39.2
50% 36.9 MB/s
4K Read 9.5
4K Write 9.4
4K Mixed 5.5
542% 8.13 MB/s
DQ Read 7.6
DQ Write 10.7
DQ Mixed 7.5
647% 8.6 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 45.5%
Great: 79%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS4G4D240FSB.8FBD 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
81.2% Excellent
MC Read 29.2
MC Write 31.7
MC Mixed 24.7
82% 28.5 GB/s
SC Read 17.9
SC Write 32.2
SC Mixed 24.8
71% 25 GB/s
Latency 60.2
66% 60.2 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 81.2%
Great: 94%
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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 4,915 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 17%
Surfboard
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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