Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 18%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 73%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 36%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (58th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 42 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 69.6%, this CPUs suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics8.38% 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 Drive98% is a very good SSD score. This drive is suitable for moderate workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and ensure minimum IO wait 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory6.1 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170310
Uptime0.4 Days
Run DateOct 12 '18 at 03:19
Run Duration173 Seconds
Run User THA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (58th 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-$150
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
69.6% Good
SC Int 109
SC Float 124
SC Mixed 120
94% 118 Pts
QC Int 307
QC Float 339
QC Mixed 322
73% 323 Pts
MC Int 305
MC Float 346
MC Mixed 327
49% 326 Pts
Poor: 48%
This bench: 69.6%
Great: 70%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Intel HD 630 (Desktop Kaby Lake)
Asus(1043 8694) 1GB
Driver: igdumdim64.dll Ver. 24.20.100.6025
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
8.38% Terrible
Lighting 21.3
Reflection 26.8
Parallax 21.6
7% 23.2 fps
MRender 19.9
Gravity 18.8
Splatting 34.2
10% 24.3 fps
Poor: 5%
This bench: 8.38%
Great: 10%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung 750 EVO 120GB-$127
53GB free (System drive)
Firmware: MAT01B6Q
SusWrite @10s intervals: 360 128 130 131 132 130 MB/s
Performing above expectations (62nd percentile)
98% Outstanding
Read 454
Write 434
Mixed 321
SusWrite 169
77% 345 MB/s
4K Read 29.1
4K Write 104
4K Mixed 54.6
169% 62.5 MB/s
DQ Read 385
DQ Write 343
DQ Mixed 322
253% 350 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 98%
Great: 109%
Kingston SSDNow V300 60GB-$32
27GB free
Firmware: 505ABBF1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 76 75 75 76 77 77 MB/s
Performing above expectations (84th percentile)
62.4% Good
Read 381
Write 76.7
Mixed 124
SusWrite 75.8
36% 164 MB/s
4K Read 25.2
4K Write 76.5
4K Mixed 35
124% 45.6 MB/s
DQ Read 112
DQ Write 76.7
DQ Mixed 90.8
69% 93 MB/s
Poor: 29%
This bench: 62.4%
Great: 68%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$35
157GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 112 115 115 116 115 115 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (17th percentile)
66% Good
Read 115
Write 108
Mixed 68.1
SusWrite 115
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1
213% 1.63 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 66%
Great: 107%
WD Green 2TB (2012)-$76
401GB free
Firmware: 80.00A80
SusWrite @10s intervals: 121 125 126 126 126 126 MB/s
Performing above expectations (79th percentile)
73.6% Very good
Read 131
Write 135
Mixed 81.6
SusWrite 125
87% 118 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 0.9
182% 1.43 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 84%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$60
819GB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 143 152 152 151 152 151 MB/s
Performing below expectations (20th percentile)
86.6% Excellent
Read 152
Write 114
Mixed 71.2
SusWrite 150
89% 122 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
154% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 65%
This bench: 86.6%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x4GB-$78
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (40th percentile)
71.5% Very good
MC Read 25.5
MC Write 27.9
MC Mixed 21.4
71% 24.9 GB/s
SC Read 17.1
SC Write 27
SC Mixed 22
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 62
65% 62 ns
Poor: 42%
This bench: 71.5%
Great: 91%
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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 4,987 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: 87% - Excellent Total price: $372
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