Asus PRIME B250M-PLUS

Performance Results

Benchmarks - missing GPU
Gaming
Gaming 0%
Incomplete
Desktop
Desktop 0%
Incomplete
Workstation
Workstation 0%
Incomplete
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (40th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 60 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 67.4%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is above average.
Boot Drive54.9% is a reasonable SSD score. This drive enables fast boots and responsive applications.
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.
Very high background CPU (41%). High background CPU reduces benchmark accuracy. How to reduce background CPU.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B250M-PLUS  (all builds)
Memory10.7 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20180511
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJun 09 '20 at 23:24
Run Duration145 Seconds
Run User LTU-User
Background CPU 41%

 PC Performing as expected (40th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
Intel Core i5-6600-$198
LGA1151, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 4 threads
Base clock 3.3 GHz, turbo 3.6 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (14th percentile)
67.4% Good
Memory 74.6
1-Core 85.4
2-Core 202
69% 121 Pts
4-Core 338
8-Core 399
49% 368 Pts
64-Core 392
26% 392 Pts
Poor: 61%
This bench: 67.4%
Great: 83%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston SSDNow V300 120GB-$70
32GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 60AABBF0
SusWrite @10s intervals: 74 78 53 91 110 110 MB/s
Performing as expected (54th percentile)
54.9% Above average
Read 305
Write 148
Mixed 166
SusWrite 86
39% 176 MB/s
4K Read 9.7
4K Write 83.4
4K Mixed 33.8
102% 42.3 MB/s
DQ Read 86.3
DQ Write 134
DQ Mixed 105
81% 108 MB/s
Poor: 33%
This bench: 54.9%
Great: 74%
Adata XPG SX8200 Pro NVMe PCIe M.2 256GB-$45
71GB free
Firmware: 42B2S7JA Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 443 240 239 239 239 239 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
227% Outstanding
Read 2,250
Write 1,159
Mixed 1,206
SusWrite 273
270% 1,222 MB/s
4K Read 60.1
4K Write 152
4K Mixed 81.2
276% 97.9 MB/s
DQ Read 803
DQ Write 744
DQ Mixed 482
442% 677 MB/s
Poor: 149%
This bench: 227%
Great: 268%
Seagate Backup+ Desk 3TB
855GB free
Firmware: 040B
SusWrite @10s intervals: 145 148 149 148 149 148 MB/s
Performing above expectations (75th percentile)
92.9% Outstanding
Read 176
Write 147
Mixed 82.3
SusWrite 148
101% 138 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 1.7
4K Mixed 0.8
150% 1.07 MB/s
Poor: 15%
This bench: 92.9%
Great: 111%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
HyperX Fury DDR4 2400 C15 4x4GB-$95
4 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (8th percentile)
70.6% Very good
MC Read 26.9
MC Write 28
MC Mixed 21.2
72% 25.4 GB/s
SC Read 16
SC Write 26.8
SC Mixed 21.4
61% 21.4 GB/s
Latency 91.1
44% 91.1 ns
Poor: 69%
This bench: 70.6%
Great: 105%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B250M-PLUS Builds (Compare 975 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 29%
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Desktop
Desktop 78%
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Workstation
Workstation 24%
Surfboard

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B250M-PLUS - $133

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 63% - Good Total price: $492
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