Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD, HDD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing way below expectations (18th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 82 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 an average single core score, this CPU can handle browsing the web, email, video playback and the majority of general computing tasks including moderate gaming when coupled with an appropriate GPU. Finally, with a gaming score of 51.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
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.
Very high background CPU (43%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
Run History
16 days ago, 16 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory2.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180327
Uptime2.6 Days
Run DateNov 19 '19 at 19:02
Run Duration121 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 43%

 PC Performing way below expectations (18th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i3-7100-$122
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 2 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.9 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (13th percentile)
51.8% Above average
1-Core 96.1
2-Core 108
53% 102 Pts
4-Core 261
8-Core 275
36% 268 Pts
64-Core 310
21% 310 Pts
Poor: 46%
This bench: 51.8%
Great: 67%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Intel Optane+932GBHDD 1TB
237GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 16.7
SusWrite @10s intervals: 182 141 187 162 42 140 MB/s
Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected
Poor: 31% Great: 100%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Patriot 3000 C16 Series 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (24th percentile)
73.7% Very good
MC Read 27.7
MC Write 28.4
MC Mixed 24.2
76% 26.8 GB/s
SC Read 16.6
SC Write 27.9
SC Mixed 23
64% 22.5 GB/s
Latency 113
35% 113 ns
Poor: 64%
This bench: 73.7%
Great: 105%
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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 15%
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Desktop
Desktop 60%
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Workstation
Workstation 30%
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Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 58% - Above average Total price: $316
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