Asus PRIME B550M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 77%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 74%
Battleship
Workstation
Workstation 69%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (51st percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 49 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 82.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics81.4% 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 Drive37.2% is low SSD score. With a better SSD this system will boot faster, make applications more responsive and reduce 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.
Run History
MotherboardAsus PRIME B550M-A  (all builds)
Memory12.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.2 GHz
Display2048 x 1152 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200429
Uptime0.1 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 01:34
Run Duration123 Seconds
Run User USA-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (51st 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-$172
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing below expectations (33rd percentile)
82.5% Excellent
Memory 81.6
1-Core 134
2-Core 258
89% 158 Pts
4-Core 448
8-Core 787
77% 617 Pts
64-Core 1,010
68% 1,010 Pts
Poor: 76%
This bench: 82.5%
Great: 93%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 1070-$415
Zotac(19DA 1445) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2037 MHz, MLim: 2127 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (76th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.4% Excellent
Lighting 299
Reflection 275
Parallax 278
78% 284 fps
MRender 218
Gravity 297
Splatting 241
82% 252 fps
Poor: 69%
This bench: 81.4%
Great: 85%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Kingston A400 240GB-$32
100GB free (System drive)
Firmware: SBFKB1E1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 215 219 219 224 210 222 MB/s
Performing below potential (9th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
37.2% Below average
Read 220
Write 95.8
Mixed 85.7
SusWrite 218
34% 155 MB/s
4K Read 15.1
4K Write 20.1
4K Mixed 11.2
48% 15.5 MB/s
DQ Read 14.2
DQ Write 15.3
DQ Mixed 14.3
11% 14.6 MB/s
Poor: 34%
This bench: 37.2%
Great: 97%
WD Blue 1TB (2012)-$37
743GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 165 166 165 166 166 164 MB/s
Performing above expectations (85th percentile)
99.5% Outstanding
Read 181
Write 159
Mixed 94.2
SusWrite 165
110% 150 MB/s
4K Read 1.4
4K Write 2.6
4K Mixed 1.2
240% 1.73 MB/s
Poor: 54%
This bench: 99.5%
Great: 108%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3200 MHz
Performing as expected (50th percentile)
84.9% Excellent
MC Read 33.4
MC Write 23.9
MC Mixed 33.5
86% 30.3 GB/s
SC Read 24.4
SC Write 23.7
SC Mixed 32.5
77% 26.9 GB/s
Latency 77.7
52% 77.7 ns
Poor: 58%
This bench: 84.9%
Great: 109%
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 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B550M-A Builds (Compare 112 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 101%
UFO
Desktop
Desktop 108%
UFO
Workstation
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550M-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 86% - Excellent Total price: $222
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