Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 49%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 56%
Gunboat
Workstation
Workstation 50%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 63.2%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics51.8% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2070 = 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)
Boot Drive46% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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
8 months ago, 8 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 7 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 6 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 5 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 4 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 3 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 2 months ago, 1 month ago, 22 days ago, 4 days ago. (Only the first run influences device rankings)
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory4.5 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1600 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20181207
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateMay 16 '19 at 08:17
Run Duration126 Seconds
Run User GEO-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
AMD Ryzen 7 1700-$180
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3 GHz, turbo 3.15 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
63.2% Good
1-Core 92.5
2-Core 183
65% 138 Pts
4-Core 354
8-Core 644
62% 499 Pts
64-Core 1,015
68% 1,015 Pts
Poor: 60%
This bench: 63.2%
Great: 81%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1060-3GB-$170
CLim: 1949 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 3GB, Driver: 419.35
Performing as expected (57th percentile)
51.8% Above average
Lighting 200
Reflection 173
Parallax 186
51% 187 fps
MRender 149
Gravity 196
Splatting 151
53% 165 fps
Poor: 47%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 56%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WDC WDS240G2G0B-00EPW0 240GB
77GB free (System drive)
Firmware: UJ450000
SusWrite @10s intervals: 136 74 23 49 14 3.4 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
46% Average
Read 444
Write 362
Mixed 298
SusWrite 49.8
64% 288 MB/s
4K Read 21.1
4K Write 34
4K Mixed 16.8
72% 24 MB/s
DQ Read 98.6
DQ Write 62.4
DQ Mixed 30.9
36% 64 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 46%
Great: 55%
Seagate Barracuda 1TB (2016)-$39
781GB free
Firmware: CC43
SusWrite @10s intervals: 187 187 184 178 189 185 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
105% Outstanding
Read 183
Write 35
Mixed 82.5
SusWrite 185
89% 121 MB/s
4K Read 0.8
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
163% 1.1 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 105%
Great: 116%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial CT8G4DFS824A.C8FE 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 2400 MHz clocked @ 1200 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
43.7% Average
MC Read 16.7
MC Write 13.8
MC Mixed 13.6
42% 14.7 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 16
SC Mixed 15.3
45% 15.6 GB/s
Latency 96.3
42% 96.3 ns
Poor: 28%
This bench: 43.7%
Great: 47%
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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 54%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 55%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $78

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 81% - Excellent Total price: $473
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