Asus PRIME B550M-A

Performance Results

Gaming 60%
Desktop 113%
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (36th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 64 performed better. The overall PC percentile is the average of each of its individual components. Use the charts in the benchmark sections of this report to identify problem areas.
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 typical workstation, and even moderate server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 81.5%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics55.1% 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 Drive259% is an exceptional SSD score. This drive is suitable for heavy workstation use, it will facilitate fast boots, responsive applications and allow for fast transfers of multi-gigabyte files.
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
7 days ago, 7 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B550M-A  (all builds)
Memory10.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200429
Uptime0 Days
Run DateJul 01 '20 at 04:39
Run Duration132 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU8%

 PC Performing below expectations (36th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 7 3700X-$283
AM4, 1 CPU, 8 cores, 16 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.9 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (15th percentile)
81.5% Excellent
Memory 76.6
1-Core 136
2-Core 275
90% 163 Pts
4-Core 463
8-Core 812
80% 638 Pts
64-Core 1291
87% 1291 Pts
Poor: 78%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 94%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia RTX 2070-$450
MSI(1462 C732) ≥ 4GB
CLim: 2100 MHz, MLim: 3500 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 451.48
Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
55.1% Above average
Lighting 381
Reflection 314
Parallax 405
100% 366 fps
MRender 378
Gravity 120
Splatting 227
53% 242 fps
Poor: 89%
This bench: 55.1%
Great: 118%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
WD Black SN750 NVMe PCIe M.2 500GB (2019)-$80
222GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 111110WD Max speed: PCIe 5,000 MB/s
SusWrite @10s intervals: 1147 989 991 992 1020 995 MB/s
Performing as expected (48th percentile)
259% Outstanding
Read 1,957
Write 2,207
Mixed 1,717
SusWrite 1,022
388% 1,726 MB/s
4K Read 47.9
4K Write 168
4K Mixed 70.4
252% 95.4 MB/s
DQ Read 917
DQ Write 909
DQ Mixed 901
680% 909 MB/s
Poor: 205%
This bench: 259%
Great: 288%
SanDisk Ultra 16GB
6GB free, PID null
SusWrite @10s intervals: 37 38 35 13 13 12 MB/s
Performing above expectations (74th percentile)
29.7% Poor
Read 108
Write 35.8
Mixed 50.8
SusWrite 24.5
62% 54.7 MB/s
4K Read 7.3
4K Write 2.3
4K Mixed 3.4
221% 4.33 MB/s
Poor: 12%
This bench: 29.7%
Great: 36%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing as expected (42nd percentile)
84.2% Excellent
MC Read 31.7
MC Write 26.3
MC Mixed 33.6
87% 30.5 GB/s
SC Read 22.3
SC Write 24
SC Mixed 29
72% 25.1 GB/s
Latency 87.2
46% 87.2 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 84.2%
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 97 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming 101%
Desktop 108%
Workstation 93%
Nuclear submarine

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550M-A

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