Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 59%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 79%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 72%
Battleship
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 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 80.3%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics59% is a reasonable 3D score (RTX 2060S = 100%). This GPU can handle the majority of recent games but it will struggle with resolutions greater than 1080p at ultra detail levels. (Note: general computing tasks don't require 3D graphics)
Boot Drive87.3% 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.
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.
Sub-optimal background CPU (20%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory13.6 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.4 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191113
Uptime0 Days
Run DateMay 23 '20 at 11:20
Run Duration140 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU 20%

 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 3600-$167
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.95 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (21st percentile)
80.3% Excellent
Memory 74.8
1-Core 128
2-Core 256
85% 153 Pts
4-Core 461
8-Core 800
79% 630 Pts
64-Core 1,070
72% 1,070 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 80.3%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX 5500-XT-$200
PwrHis(1787 2401) ≥ 4GB
Ram: 4GB, Driver: 20.4.2
Performing way above expectations (85th percentile)
59% Above average
Lighting 227
Reflection 146
Parallax 346
60% 240 fps
MRender 114
Gravity 228
Splatting 173
59% 172 fps
Poor: 56%
This bench: 59%
Great: 60%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 480GB-$53
343GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKK1B3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 28 433 457 458 375 417 MB/s
Performing as expected (59th percentile)
87.3% Excellent
Read 374
Write 446
Mixed 348
SusWrite 361
86% 382 MB/s
4K Read 32.8
4K Write 69.6
4K Mixed 36.2
133% 46.2 MB/s
DQ Read 98.3
DQ Write 322
DQ Mixed 104
110% 175 MB/s
Poor: 39%
This bench: 87.3%
Great: 102%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$40
787GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 144 144 143 144 144 142 MB/s
Performing as expected (53rd percentile)
86.2% Excellent
Read 156
Write 151
Mixed 85.8
SusWrite 143
98% 134 MB/s
4K Read 1.3
4K Write 2.8
4K Mixed 1.2
239% 1.77 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 86.2%
Great: 108%
Samsung HD080HJ/P 80GB-$25
74GB free
Firmware: ZH100-51
SusWrite @10s intervals: 57 56 57 57 56 57 MB/s
Performing way above expectations (92nd percentile)
31.7% Below average
Read 53.4
Write 60.6
Mixed 41.3
SusWrite 56.8
39% 53 MB/s
4K Read 0.6
4K Write 1.6
4K Mixed 0.9
155% 1.03 MB/s
Poor: 10%
This bench: 31.7%
Great: 33%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
PNY 8GBF1X08QFHH39-135-K 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2400 MHz
Performing below expectations (25th percentile)
72.4% Very good
MC Read 30.4
MC Write 18.3
MC Mixed 28.9
74% 25.9 GB/s
SC Read 21.5
SC Write 18.7
SC Mixed 27.6
65% 22.6 GB/s
Latency 90.7
44% 90.7 ns
Poor: 63%
This bench: 72.4%
Great: 108%
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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 25,889 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 56%
Gunboat
Desktop
Desktop 67%
Battle cruiser
Workstation
Workstation 60%
Gunboat

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $80

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 84% - Excellent Total price: $495
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