Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

Benchmarks - excluding GPU, SSD
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (56th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 44 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith an outstanding single core score, this CPU is the cat's whiskers: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 86.7%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Boot DriveThe boot partition is located on a mechanical or hybrid drive. Moving the system to an SSD will yield far faster boot times, better system responsiveness and faster application load times.
Memory16GB is enough RAM to run any version of Windows and it's more than sufficient for nearly all games. 16GB also allows for very large file and system caches, software development and batch photo editing/processing.
OS VersionWindows 10 is the most recent version of Windows, and the best to date in our opinion.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20190912
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJan 30 '20 at 08:49
Run Duration134 Seconds
Run User ARG-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing as expected (56th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 5 3600X-$236
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 4.15 GHz (avg)
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
86.7% Excellent
Memory 83.4
1-Core 135
2-Core 274
92% 164 Pts
4-Core 483
8-Core 817
82% 650 Pts
64-Core 1,094
73% 1,094 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 86.7%
Great: 94%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
160GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 02.01A02
SusWrite @10s intervals: 66 77 53 82 73 86 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
52.9% Above average
Read 111
Write 117
Mixed 85.3
SusWrite 72.7
72% 96.6 MB/s
4K Read 0.9
4K Write 2.1
4K Mixed 1
188% 1.33 MB/s
Poor: 50%
This bench: 52.9%
Great: 109%
Hitachi HDS728080PLA380 82GB-$35
74GB free
Firmware: PF2OA6EA
SusWrite @10s intervals: 56 56 56 56 56 56 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (96th percentile)
32.3% Below average
Read 55.8
Write 54.2
Mixed 37.8
SusWrite 56.1
38% 51 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.9
4K Mixed 0.9
164% 1.17 MB/s
Poor: 11%
This bench: 32.3%
Great: 32%
WD Blue 2.5" 320GB (2010)-$30
132GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 61 61 60 60 60 61 MB/s
Performing above expectations (66th percentile)
35.5% Below average
Read 63
Write 63.7
Mixed 42.5
SusWrite 60.4
42% 57.4 MB/s
4K Read 0.5
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.7
126% 0.9 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 35.5%
Great: 47%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D32AESTK.M8FE1 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (55th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
MC Read 35.1
MC Write 23.8
MC Mixed 34.9
89% 31.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.5
SC Write 23.5
SC Mixed 32.8
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 74.4
54% 74.4 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 113%
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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 25,978 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
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Desktop
Desktop 67%
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Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $494
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