Asus PRIME B450M-A

Performance Results

 
Gaming
Gaming 50%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 82%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 48%
Yacht
PC StatusOverall this PC is performing below expectations (23rd percentile). This means that out of 100 PCs with exactly the same components, 77 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 moderate workstation, and even light server workloads. Finally, with a gaming score of 78.1%, this CPU's suitability for 3D gaming is good.
Graphics58.7% 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 Drive68.3% is a good SSD score. This drive enables fast boots, responsive applications and ensures minimum system 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
4 days ago, 4 days ago.
MotherboardAsus PRIME B450M-A  (all builds)
Memory8.4 GB free of 16 GB @ 2.1 GHz
Display1920 x 1080 - 32 Bit colors
OSWindows 10
BIOS Date20191113
Uptime5.2 Days
Run DateSep 16 '20 at 20:13
Run Duration143 Seconds
Run User CAN-User
Background CPU3%

 PC Performing below expectations (23rd 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-$205
AM4, 1 CPU, 6 cores, 12 threads
Base clock 3.6 GHz, turbo 3.95 GHz (avg)
Performing way below expectations (16th percentile)
78.1% Very good
Memory 70.8
1-Core 130
2-Core 243
83% 148 Pts
4-Core 458
8-Core 780
78% 619 Pts
64-Core 1,002
67% 1,002 Pts
Poor: 75%
This bench: 78.1%
Great: 92%
Graphics Card Bench 3D DX9 3D DX10 3D DX11
Nvidia GTX 980-$500
CLim: 1455 MHz, MLim: 1752 MHz, Ram: 4GB, Driver: 446.14
Performing below potential (47th percentile) - GPU OC Guide
58.7% Above average
Lighting 240
Reflection 212
Parallax 253
63% 235 fps
MRender 164
Gravity 211
Splatting 148
59% 174 fps
Poor: 55%
This bench: 58.7%
Great: 65%
Drives Bench Sequential Random 4k Deep queue 4k
Adata XPG SX900 128GB-$103
9GB free (System drive)
Firmware: 5.8.2
SusWrite @10s intervals: 93 97 114 94 90 87 MB/s
Performing as expected (51st percentile)
68.3% Good
Read 418
Write 144
Mixed 202
SusWrite 96
47% 215 MB/s
4K Read 25.5
4K Write 93.2
4K Mixed 33.2
130% 50.6 MB/s
DQ Read 131
DQ Write 130
DQ Mixed 124
95% 128 MB/s
Poor: 52%
This bench: 68.3%
Great: 83%
Kingston A400 480GB-$47
93GB free
Firmware: SBFKB1D1
SusWrite @10s intervals: 252 255 262 249 267 251 MB/s
Performing below potential (6th percentile) - Ensure that this drive is connected to a SATA 3.0 port with a SATA 3.0 cable
40.3% Average
Read 200
Write 98.5
Mixed 82
SusWrite 256
36% 159 MB/s
4K Read 14.6
4K Write 20.2
4K Mixed 11.1
47% 15.3 MB/s
DQ Read 14.4
DQ Write 95.4
DQ Mixed 135
81% 81.7 MB/s
Poor: 41%
This bench: 40.3%
Great: 102%
WD Black 2TB (2013)-$100
272GB free
Firmware: 01.01A01
SusWrite @10s intervals: 118 119 118 119 121 120 MB/s
Performing way below expectations (9th percentile)
64.2% Good
Read 104
Write 108
Mixed 73.2
SusWrite 119
74% 101 MB/s
4K Read 0.7
4K Write 3
4K Mixed 1.1
207% 1.6 MB/s
Poor: 60%
This bench: 64.2%
Great: 112%
Memory Kit Bench Multi core Single core Latency
Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4 3200 C16 2x8GB-$66
2 of 4 slots used
16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 2133 MHz
Performing way below expectations (10th percentile)
66.2% Good
MC Read 27.6
MC Write 17.8
MC Mixed 26.1
68% 23.8 GB/s
SC Read 18.7
SC Write 17.8
SC Mixed 23.3
57% 19.9 GB/s
Latency 99.5
40% 99.5 ns
Poor: 62%
This bench: 66.2%
Great: 110%

 System Memory Latency Ladder

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

Typical PRIME B450M-A Builds (Compare 20,911 builds) See popular component choices, score breakdowns and rankings.
Gaming
Gaming 53%
Yacht
Desktop
Desktop 87%
Aircraft carrier
Workstation
Workstation 51%
Yacht

Motherboard: Asus PRIME B450M-A - $78

EDIT WITH CUSTOM PC BUILDER Value: 85% - Excellent Total price: $547
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