Asus PRIME B550M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 74%
Battleship
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 66%
Battle cruiser
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing as expected (55th percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 45 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 83.8%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is very good.
Graphics81.5% 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 Drive157% 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.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B550M-A  (all builds)
Memory13.2 GB free of 16 GB @ 3.6 GHz
Display2560 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20200429
Uptime0 Days
Run DateAug 02 '20 at 12:45
Run Duration110 Seconds
Run User AUS-User
Background CPU1%

 PC Performing as expected (55th percentile)

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

Processor Bench Normal Heavy Server
AMD Ryzen 3 3300X-$120
AM4, 1 CPU, 4 cores, 8 threads
Base clock 3.8 GHz, turbo 3.8 GHz (avg)
Performing above expectations (67th percentile)
83.8% Excellent
Memory 88.4
1-Core 136
2-Core 239
90% 154 Pts
4-Core 426
8-Core 732
73% 579 Pts
64-Core 729
49% 729 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 83.8%
Great: 90%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
AMD RX Vega-56-$500
CLim: 1590 MHz, MLim: 800 MHz, Ram: 8GB, Driver: 20.7.2
Performing below potential (42nd percentile) - GPU OC Guide
81.5% Excellent
Lighting 300
Reflection 229
Parallax 454
79% 327 fps
MRender 182
Gravity 308
Splatting 284
82% 258 fps
Poor: 77%
This bench: 81.5%
Great: 95%
Drive Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Amd-raid Array 1 999GB
181GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 9.3
SusWrite @10s intervals: 906 930 940 927 946 947 MB/s
Performing below expectations (31st percentile)
157% Outstanding
Read 918
Write 963
Mixed 704
SusWrite 933
198% 879 MB/s
4K Read 20.9
4K Write 130
4K Mixed 30.3
139% 60.3 MB/s
DQ Read 276
DQ Write 702
DQ Mixed 334
299% 438 MB/s
Poor: 87%
This bench: 157%
Great: 488%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3600 C18 2x8GB-$70
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 3600 MHz
Performing above expectations (80th percentile)
97.1% Outstanding
MC Read 40.5
MC Write 26.8
MC Mixed 37.5
100% 34.9 GB/s
SC Read 27.2
SC Write 26.2
SC Mixed 35.3
84% 29.6 GB/s
Latency 69.1
58% 69.1 ns
Poor: 66%
This bench: 97.1%
Great: 111%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B550M-A Builds (Compare 305 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 94%
Nuclear submarine
Desktop
Desktop 92%
Nuclear submarine
Workstation
Workstation 89%
Aircraft carrier

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B550M-A

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 77% - Very good Total price: $620
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