Asus STRIX B250G GAMING

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 (52nd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 48 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components.
ProcessorWith a brilliant single core score, this CPU is the business: It demolishes everyday tasks such as web browsing, office apps and audio/video playback. Additionally this processor can handle very light workstation, and even some very light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 79.4%, 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (13%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. Find active processes with Windows task manager (CTRL+SHIFT+ESC).
MotherboardAsus STRIX B250G GAMING  (all builds)
Memory5.2 GB free of 8 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1024 x 768 - 32 Bit cores
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20170913
Uptime0 Days
Run DateFeb 17 '20 at 19:52
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 13%

 PC Performing as expected (52nd percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Extreme
Intel Core i7-7700-$327
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 4 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (76th percentile)
79.4% Very good
1-Core 124
2-Core 220
82% 172 Pts
4-Core 430
8-Core 661
70% 546 Pts
64-Core 672
45% 672 Pts
Poor: 62%
This bench: 79.4%
Great: 85%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Samsung HD322HJ 320GB-$44
282GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 1AC01118
SusWrite @10s intervals: 60 60 64 36 68 84 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (6th percentile)
24.4% Poor
Read 22.6
Write 28.5
Mixed 30.5
SusWrite 62
26% 35.9 MB/s
4K Read 0.3
4K Write 1.5
4K Mixed 0.5
96% 0.77 MB/s
Poor: 23%
This bench: 24.4%
Great: 62%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Crucial BLS8G4D240FSC.16FBD2 1x8GB
1 of 4 slots used
8GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
44.7% Average
MC Read 15.8
MC Write 15.5
MC Mixed 12.6
42% 14.6 GB/s
SC Read 14.3
SC Write 16.6
SC Mixed 14.3
43% 15.1 GB/s
Latency 65.4
61% 65.4 ns
Poor: 34%
This bench: 44.7%
Great: 48%
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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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Desktop
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Workstation
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Motherboard: Asus STRIX B250G GAMING

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 53% - Above average Total price: $551
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