Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding HDD
Gaming
Gaming 38%
Jet ski
Desktop
Desktop 69%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 52%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (78th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 22 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 76.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics34.6% 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 Drive95.3% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory4.9 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1440 x 900 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190912
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateNov 05 '19 at 22:04
Run Duration133 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU5%

 PC Performing above expectations (78th 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 3.85 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
76.7% Very good
1-Core 114
2-Core 223
80% 169 Pts
4-Core 426
8-Core 720
72% 573 Pts
64-Core 969
65% 969 Pts
Poor: 65%
This bench: 76.7%
Great: 83%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 960-$175
Gigabyte(1458 368F) 2GB
CLim: 1481 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 2GB, Driver: 441.12
Performing way above expectations (95th percentile)
34.6% Below average
Lighting 147
Reflection 120
Parallax 132
39% 133 fps
MRender 83.9
Gravity 128
Splatting 86.3
35% 99.4 fps
Poor: 31%
This bench: 34.6%
Great: 35%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Spcc Solid State Disk 1TB
891GB free (System drive)
Firmware: R0522A0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 429 420 437 441 441 441 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
95.3% Outstanding
Read 499
Write 450
Mixed 411
SusWrite 435
101% 449 MB/s
4K Read 27
4K Write 98.8
4K Mixed 26.9
128% 50.9 MB/s
DQ Read 132
DQ Write 345
DQ Mixed 35.8
86% 171 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 95.3%
Great: 102%
Asmt ASM1156-PM 240GB
210GB free
Firmware: 0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 361 353 354 358 358 358 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (93rd percentile)
66.3% Good
Read 380
Write 367
Mixed 334
SusWrite 357
81% 360 MB/s
4K Read 19
4K Write 37.9
4K Mixed 20.3
75% 25.7 MB/s
DQ Read 139
DQ Write 142
DQ Mixed 47.5
61% 110 MB/s
Poor: 35%
This bench: 66.3%
Great: 66%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL F4 DDR4 3600 C19 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
41.8% Average
MC Read 15.1
MC Write 13.5
MC Mixed 12.9
40% 13.8 GB/s
SC Read 15.5
SC Write 15.5
SC Mixed 13.9
43% 15 GB/s
Latency 86.3
46% 86.3 ns
Poor: 27%
This bench: 41.8%
Great: 64%
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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 15,507 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 55%
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Desktop
Desktop 64%
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Workstation
Workstation 56%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $78

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $452
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