Gigabyte GA-B450 AORUS M

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding SSD
Gaming
Gaming 45%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 58%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (53rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 47 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.5%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is excellent.
Graphics44.7% is a reasonable 3D score (GTX 1070 = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
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.
MotherboardGigabyte GA-B450 AORUS M  (all builds)
Memory3.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.7 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180808
Uptime0 Days
Run DateSep 15 '18 at 01:42
Run Duration180 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (53rd percentile)

Actual performance vs. expectations. The graphs show user score (x) vs user score frequency (y).

Processor Bench Single core Quad core Multi core
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$160
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.7 GHz, turbo 3.65 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
SC Int 102
SC Float 114
SC Mixed 105
86% 107 Pts
QC Int 359
QC Float 382
QC Mixed 375
84% 372 Pts
MC Int 881
MC Float 924
MC Mixed 905
135% 903 Pts
Poor: 77%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 97%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$198
CLim: 1519 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 399.7
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
44.7% Average
Lighting 151
Reflection 122
Parallax 148
46% 141 fps
MRender 82.9
Gravity 129
Splatting 87.6
43% 100 fps
Poor: 35%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 44%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 850 EVO M.2 250GB
27GB free (System drive)
Firmware: EMT21B6Q
Relative performance n/a - sequential bench incomplete
Read 7,216
Write 4,149
Mixed 5090
1,212% 5,485 MB/s
4K Read 302
4K Write 175
4K Mixed 182
784% 220 MB/s
DQ Read 218
DQ Write 594
DQ Mixed 274
247% 362 MB/s
Poor: 75% Great: 123%
Hitachi HUA723020ALA641 2TB-$78
48GB free
Firmware: MK7OA840
SusWrite @10s intervals: 71 75 76 76 76 76 MB/s
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
59.4% Above average
Read 132
Write 120
Mixed 70.7
SusWrite 75.1
73% 99.2 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.2
4K Mixed 0.9
178% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 44%
This bench: 59.4%
Great: 83%
Seagate ST3000VM002-1F316N 3TB
808GB free
Firmware: SC12
SusWrite @10s intervals: 128 129 129 131 130 130 MB/s
Performing above expectations (64th percentile)
80.4% Excellent
Read 151
Write 143
Mixed 72.8
SusWrite 129
91% 124 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 80.4%
Great: 95%
Hitachi HDN726040ALE614 4TB
1TB free
Firmware: APGNW7JH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 146 147 147 146 149 MB/s
Performing as expected (45th percentile)
96.5% Outstanding
Read 189
Write 197
Mixed 83.7
SusWrite 147
112% 154 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.6
193% 2.1 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 96.5%
Great: 115%
Hitachi HDN726040ALE614 4TB
1.5TB free
Firmware: APGNW7JH
SusWrite @10s intervals: 167 167 166 168 166 169 MB/s
Performing as expected (47th percentile)
97.8% Outstanding
Read 173
Write 168
Mixed 77.5
SusWrite 167
107% 147 MB/s
4K Read 1
4K Write 4.8
4K Mixed 0.6
197% 2.13 MB/s
Poor: 66%
This bench: 97.8%
Great: 115%
Hitachi HMS5C4040ALE640 4TB
14GB free
Firmware: MPAOA580
SusWrite @10s intervals: 126 124 106 111 126 126 MB/s
Performing below expectations (27th percentile)
52.2% Above average
Read 61.7
Write 68.8
Mixed 28.2
SusWrite 120
51% 69.7 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.6
136% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 38%
This bench: 52.2%
Great: 73%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial Ballistix Sport LT DDR4 2400 C16 1x8GB-$70
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2666 MHz
Performing way above expectations (97th percentile)
50.6% Above average
MC Read 18.4
MC Write 15.9
MC Mixed 16.2
48% 16.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.5
SC Write 18.1
SC Mixed 18.1
52% 18.2 GB/s
Latency 74.8
54% 74.8 ns
Poor: 36%
This bench: 50.6%
Great: 48%
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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 74%
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Desktop
Desktop 107%
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Workstation
Workstation 90%
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Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-B450 AORUS M

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 124% - Outstanding Total price: $593
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