Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 84%
Aircraft carrier
Desktop
Desktop 93%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 71%
Battleship
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (48th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 52 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics93.8% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive92.8% 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.
Memory32GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's far more than any current game requires. 32GB 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory28.1 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20171211
Uptime3 Days
Run DateMar 21 '19 at 02:52
Run Duration222 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU6%
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 PC Performing as expected (48th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i7-6700K-$306
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 4 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (68th percentile)
86.4% Excellent
Memory 85.8
1-Core 124
2-Core 246
87% 152 Pts
4-Core 472
8-Core 652
73% 562 Pts
64-Core 656
44% 656 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 86.4%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1080-$540
HP(103C 82FA) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2062 MHz, MLim: 2802 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing below potential (4th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
93.8% Outstanding
Lighting 105
Reflection 146
Parallax 126
85% 126 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 133
Splatting 0.09
104% 82.3 fps
Poor: 96%
This bench: 93.8%
Great: 117%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Sandisk SD8SB8U-256G-1006 256GB
72GB free (System drive)
Firmware: X4120006
SusWrite @10s intervals: 175 155 119 98 100 109 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (94th percentile)
92.8% Outstanding
Read 382
Write 405
Mixed 229
SusWrite 126
64% 286 MB/s
4K Read 39.8
4K Write 115
4K Mixed 50.3
186% 68.4 MB/s
DQ Read 324
DQ Write 243
DQ Mixed 212
178% 260 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 92.8%
Great: 94%
Crucial P1 3D NVMe PCIe M.2 1TB-$126
338GB free
Firmware: P3CR010 Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1281 990 1467 1468 1481 1479 MB/s
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
271% Outstanding
Read 1,508
Write 1,492
Mixed 1,102
SusWrite 1,361
308% 1,366 MB/s
4K Read 62.1
4K Write 182
4K Mixed 82.1
296% 109 MB/s
DQ Read 680
DQ Write 944
DQ Mixed 266
354% 630 MB/s
Poor: 138%
This bench: 271%
Great: 297%
Microsoft Storage Space Device 3TB
2TB free
Firmware: 0.1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 451 15 144 381 16 502 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - insufficient samples
Poor: 79% Great: 97%
Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 2TB-$58
1TB free
Firmware: HP51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 174 178 179 181 180 180 MB/s
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
80.5% Excellent
Read 102
Write 84
Mixed 66
SusWrite 179
79% 108 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
130% 0.93 MB/s
Poor: 53%
This bench: 80.5%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D30BESBK.8FD 4x8GB
4 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing below potential (8th percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
73.6% Very good
MC Read 26.5
MC Write 28.1
MC Mixed 23.2
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 16.8
SC Write 29.1
SC Mixed 23.2
66% 23 GB/s
Latency 71.4
56% 71.4 ns
Poor: 73%
This bench: 73.6%
Great: 114%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B250M-A Builds (Compare 6,423 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 25%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 78%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 20%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 60% - Above average Total price: $484
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