Asus PRIME B250M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 76%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 40%
Jet ski
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing above expectations (77th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 23 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. Despite its good single core score this processor isn't appropriate for workstation use due to its relatively weak multi-core performance. Finally, with a gaming score of 72.9%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics82.4% is a very good 3D score, it's the business. This GPU can handle recent 3D games at high resolutions and ultra detail levels.
Boot Drive88.7% 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 B250M-A  (all builds)
Memory4 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170710
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateDec 02 '19 at 11:58
Run Duration125 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU6%

 PC Performing above expectations (77th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i5-7500-$200
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.4 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (60th percentile)
72.9% Very good
1-Core 110
2-Core 217
77% 164 Pts
4-Core 410
8-Core 413
56% 411 Pts
64-Core 407
27% 407 Pts
Poor: 56%
This bench: 72.9%
Great: 77%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$346
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2002 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 441.41
Performing above expectations (83rd percentile)
82.4% Excellent
Lighting 302
Reflection 263
Parallax 278
79% 281 fps
MRender 202
Gravity 306
Splatting 236
83% 248 fps
Poor: 72%
This bench: 82.4%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow UV400 240GB-$62
162GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 0C3G37R5
SusWrite @10s intervals: 204 204 117 100 93 116 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
88.7% Excellent
Read 492
Write 396
Mixed 152
SusWrite 139
65% 295 MB/s
4K Read 36.2
4K Write 95
4K Mixed 41.1
158% 57.4 MB/s
DQ Read 288
DQ Write 262
DQ Mixed 156
150% 235 MB/s
Poor: 47%
This bench: 88.7%
Great: 89%
Seagate Barracuda 2TB (2016)-$58
1.5TB free
Firmware: CC26
SusWrite @10s intervals: 198 199 200 202 202 199 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
113% Outstanding
Read 193
Write 154
Mixed 83.5
SusWrite 200
115% 158 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.8
148% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 58%
This bench: 113%
Great: 115%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 2133 C13 2x4GB
2 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing as expected (56th percentile)
69.5% Good
MC Read 26.1
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 21
70% 24.5 GB/s
SC Read 15.6
SC Write 25.7
SC Mixed 21.8
60% 21 GB/s
Latency 69.7
57% 69.7 ns
Poor: 43%
This bench: 69.5%
Great: 80%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B250M-A Builds (Compare 10,113 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 15%
Surfboard
Desktop
Desktop 61%
Destroyer
Workstation
Workstation 31%
Sail boat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-A - $74

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 61% - Good Total price: $309
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HDDRAMUSB
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