Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 29%
Raft
Desktop
Desktop 80%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 27%
Raft
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (46th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 54 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 70.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics30.9% is a below average 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle older games but it will struggle to render recent games at resolutions greater than 1080p. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive242% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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 8.1 is the second most recent version of Windows but it's worth upgrading to Windows 10 which has had several improvements made to the user interface including a better homescreen.
Very high background CPU (31%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory26.3 GB free of 32 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 8.1
BIOS Date20181207
Uptime0 Days
Run DateOct 17 '19 at 15:38
Run Duration131 Seconds
Run User ROU-User
Background CPU 31%
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 PC Performing as expected (46th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 2600-$176
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.7 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (12th percentile)
70.3% Very good
Memory 75.4
1-Core 100
2-Core 176
69% 117 Pts
4-Core 350
8-Core 591
59% 471 Pts
64-Core 862
58% 862 Pts
Poor: 67%
This bench: 70.3%
Great: 85%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1050-Ti-$145
Gigabyte(1458 3764) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 1911 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 391.35
Performing below potential (65th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
30.9% Below average
Lighting 39.3
Reflection 30.3
Parallax 37
32% 35.6 fps
MRender 38
Gravity 36.8
Splatting 35.1
23% 36.6 fps
Poor: 28%
This bench: 30.9%
Great: 36%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung PM981 NVMe PCIe M.2 512GB
303GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5L2Q Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1730 939 597 613 611 616 MB/s
Performing above expectations (65th percentile)
242% Outstanding
Read 1,896
Write 1,757
Mixed 1,369
SusWrite 851
329% 1,468 MB/s
4K Read 54.1
4K Write 126
4K Mixed 71.9
240% 83.8 MB/s
DQ Read 1,078
DQ Write 702
DQ Mixed 898
667% 893 MB/s
Poor: 142%
This bench: 242%
Great: 289%
Seagate BarraCuda SSD ZA250CM10002 250GB
93GB free
Firmware: STAS1024
SusWrite @10s intervals: 273 305 305 309 304 308 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
92.6% Outstanding
Read 436
Write 409
Mixed 364
SusWrite 300
85% 377 MB/s
4K Read 29
4K Write 76.2
4K Mixed 36.2
131% 47.1 MB/s
DQ Read 374
DQ Write 369
DQ Mixed 218
206% 320 MB/s
Poor: 57%
This bench: 92.6%
Great: 103%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair CM4X16GC3200C16K2E 2x16GB
2 of 4 slots used
32GB DIMM DDR4 2133 MHz clocked @ 1067 MHz
Performing below potential (21st percentile) - Ensure that the top XMP BIOS profile is enabled: How to enable XMP
72.7% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 25.6
MC Mixed 25.1
75% 26.1 GB/s
SC Read 19.3
SC Write 24.7
SC Mixed 22
63% 22 GB/s
Latency 89.5
45% 89.5 ns
Poor: 65%
This bench: 72.7%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

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Desktop
Desktop 87%
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $68

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 80% - Very good Total price: $573
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