Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (38th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 62 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 72.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot Drive56.7% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
Very high background CPU (71%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory13.3 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190118
Uptime0 Days
Run DateApr 13 '19 at 00:05
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 71%

 PC Performing below expectations (38th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (28th percentile)
72.8% Very good
1-Core 109
2-Core 218
77% 164 Pts
4-Core 400
8-Core 585
64% 492 Pts
64-Core 794
53% 794 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 72.8%
Great: 83%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
SSD 1TB
844GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFM61.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 92 98 100 96 101 99 MB/s
Performing below expectations (23rd percentile)
56.7% Above average
Read 292
Write 104
Mixed 137
SusWrite 97.6
35% 158 MB/s
4K Read 31.9
4K Write 45.8
4K Mixed 24.6
104% 34.1 MB/s
DQ Read 263
DQ Write 80.4
DQ Mixed 107
96% 150 MB/s
Poor: 46%
This bench: 56.7%
Great: 104%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$37
931GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 200 203 199 203 202 201 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
116% Outstanding
Read 203
Write 192
Mixed 78.5
SusWrite 202
123% 169 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.9
161% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 59%
This bench: 116%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 2133 C15 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
37.7% Below average
MC Read 14
MC Write 11.7
MC Mixed 12.2
36% 12.6 GB/s
SC Read 12.7
SC Write 12.5
SC Mixed 12.4
36% 12.5 GB/s
Latency 92.6
43% 92.6 ns
Poor: 38%
This bench: 37.7%
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 B450M-A Builds (Compare 12,980 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
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Desktop
Desktop 65%
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Workstation
Workstation 56%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $79

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $464
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